Tony was a boy with a special friend—a world-famous artist by the name of Pablo Picasso. Tony and his parents entertained Picasso at their home in England, and they went to visit Picasso and his family in France, too. Tony, when a child, really did bite Picasso. And Picasso bit him back! Filled with information about Picasso and his art, this book offers readers a rare glimpse into Picasso’s personal life and features more than sixty-five illustrations, including artworks by Picasso, photographs by Lee Miller, and specially commissioned drawings by contemporary children. Grown-up Tony, the son of photographer Lee Miller and painter-writer Sir Roland Penrose, shares his childhood memories of his remarkable playmate in this one-of-a-kind story. Praise for The Boy Who Bit Picasso.“A sparkling illustrated memoir. It is a wonderfully engaging glimpse of the creative life, as viewed from child-height”. –Wall Street Journal“It's a fascinating and highly personal vision of the artist.” –Publishers Weekly “This intimate, child’s-eye view serves up a winning glimpse of the artist’s personality and unparalleled creative breadth.” –Kirkus Reviews “In this delightful volume, the author recounts growing up with Pablo Picasso as a family friend. Appropriate for the topic, the book is a work of art in itself, featuring brightly colored pages and stunning black-and-white photos.” –School Library JournalBook Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/1/2011Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
What better way to learn to draw than from the master himself? Draw with Pablo Picasso helps budding artists recreate some of the artist’s most delightful and accessible images. Each fun project comes with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions on how to draw colorful faces and birds. First, children copy the images, developing a feel for drawing and instilling an appreciation for Picasso’s work. They then improvise on the images, tapping into their own creative potential. The accompanying text introduces Picasso’s art and features some of his best-known sayings.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/3/2008Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
The striking, vibrant paintings of Picasso are perfect for engaging developing minds while fostering children's love of art. In this board book, Picasso's experimentation with geometry in cubist masterpieces such as Head and Woman with a Blue Beret and Fur Collar are showcased in full-color reproductions alongside seven other works depicting families, children, and circus scenes. Picasso is only one artist represented in the six-book series entitled Great Art for Kids. Stressing the value of art appreciation, the series provides artistic pieces in a toddler-friendly board-book format. A parents' guide in the back of the book provides interesting facts about the artist's life and works, as well as projects for child prodigies.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 10/22/2008Pages: 14Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
New board books in the best-selling Mini Masters series feature beautiful paintings from Cassatt and Picasso and rhyming text introducing budding artists to these famous masters.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 8/17/2006Pages: 22Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Simon Packard didn't always want to do his artist report on Pablo Picasso, but after his twin brother Stephen does a report on Monet-Simon's favorite artist-Simon chooses Picasso by default! Throughout, there are reproductions of Pablo Picasso's masterpieces as well as Simon's own drawings, and wonderful nuggets of info that will appeal to kids.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/30/2002Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
An inspiration to anyone who's ever felt judged!"One day the world is a peaceful, lovely landscape painting... The next day - BLAM! - Pablo bursts through the canvas, paintbrush in hand, ready to paint something fresh and new."Pablo Picasso may have been one of the most famous artists of the 20th century, but that doesn't mean he painted what people wanted him to paint! In fact, some people hated his paintings, and called them "ugly!" and "terrible!" -- something many kids can relate to. But Picasso didn't listen to all those people, and kept on working the way he wanted to work, until he created something so new, so different... that people didn't know what to say!For every young artist who's drawn something other kids think is "ugly," this story of rebellion and creativity is sure to inspire.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 2/1/2012Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
This evocative portrait of the artists that made Paris tick in the early 20th century is a perfect introduction to the world of contemporary art and literature . . . and to Paris! On any day of the week, if you cross Paris’s Luxembourg Gardens, you will come to a cobbled street called rue de Fleurus. Follow it to number 27, and you will arrive at Gertrude Stein’s home. Inside, she and her friend Alice B. Toklas are getting ready for their soiree with Pablo Picasso, Max Jacob, and some other friends. While they are tidying, Pablo is at his easel, working on a painting. His brilliant black eyes never leave the canvas. And what is Max doing? Well, he is completely absorbed in a poem he is writing.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/23/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Full-color photographs. "Delectable photographs illuminate this appealing story of a little girl and a lamb."--Child Study Assn. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1977Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
WubbaNub Lamb Maryhad a little Lamb and your baby can too ! Blue Pony is ultra soft and soothing to baby. It's unique style allows pacifier to remain close and will easily position to baby. Distributed in hospitals, NICU and well-baby units nationwide Made wth a Soothie medical grade, latex free pacifier BPA, PVC and Phthalate Free The durable one-piece construction means no germs hiding between cracks so the pacifier stays cleaner. WubbaNub functions as one! Patented design prevents pacifier from being lost, dropped or even forgotten! Carefully calculated weight and size of plush animal keeps the WubbaNub near baby's mouth, whether lying on side or back, the car seat, sling or stroller. Plush animal makes it easy for baby to grasp and manipulate the pacifier. Easy to clean: place in washing machine with baby's laundry, gentle cycle in mesh laundry bag. Allow to air dry.Made in the USA
When a sheep on her family's farm starts acting strangely, Miriam is worried. Spring lambing season is over, so what could be wrong with Snowball? Then-surprise-the sheep gives birth to triplets! When she realizes that the mother has enough milk for only two of her newborns, Miriam knows that the third baby will have to be bottle-fed every four hours. But it's almost Passover, and the family is about to leave for her grandparents' seder. And it's Miriam's turn this year to ask the Four Questions, which she's been practicing for weeks! When Miriam's father decides that they must stay home to care for the lamb, it's up to Miriam to think of a clever and-hilariously fitting-way to rescue both the baby lamb and her family's holiday.
Mary had a little lamb, its fleece was white as snow. Why does the playful little lamb follow Mary everywhere? This classic story of one little girl's single-minded devotionto her lamb is aimed at the very youngest child, simply and beautifully illustrated, and offers end-of-the-bookinstructions for makingone's own special little lamb mask. A wonderful book to share, this tale will haveyoung children joining in with the classic rhyme and following the characters.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 10/10/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Winky the plush lamb has closed embroidered eyes lying down and holding a pink blanket with pink satin trim.Features include: -Hands of lamb can open and close with a velcro like closure -Includes ic chip that recites the a children's prayer "As I Lay Me Down To Sleep"Recommended Ages:1 and up
Melissa & Doug Fleecie Lamb Fleecie Lamb stuffed animal has silky, curly fleece that is soothing to pet and snuggle. A pretty bow makes this pretty sheep the best-looking toy on the farm!Product Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 3Recommended Ages: 6 months & Up
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