Author(s): Hervé Tullet
This is your first book of art! Grab it, flip through the pages, turn it upside down?what do you see? Scribbles and splotches, shapes and letters, signs and lines? You're the artist: mix and match the patterns paintings by simply turning the page. Use your creativity and imagination - and most importantly, have fun!
From the New York Times bestselling author of Press Here comes a new interactive book for pre-school children. The Big Book of Art features different colors, shapes, and patterns on pages that have been cut in two, presenting hundreds of possibilities for unique combinations. Young artists will delight in creating their own masterpieces time and time again.
...[I] have fallen in l.o.v.e. with the series of art books for kids by Herve Tullet. The latest book, the big book of art, is perhaps my favorite. As the name indicates it's a huge book with heavy printed pages that flip in different sections to create delightful compositions. This is perfect for pre-schoolers who are just getting the hang of drawing... Coos and Ahhs
Herve Tullet (b.1958) studied Fine Art and worked as an Art Director for ten years before joining the advertising industry. In 1994 he published his first book for children and has since become one of the world's most innovative children's authors and winning numerous awards. Known in France as 'The Prince of pre-school books', Tullet takes the concept of reading to a new level, teaching young minds to think imaginatively, independently and creatively. He has published the New York Times bestseller Press Here, as well as I am Blop! and the Let's Play Games series of board books for young children with Phaidon Press. He lives in Paris.