A Book About Color: A Clear and Simple Guide for Young Artists

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Macmillan, Apr 13, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
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Beginning with the six houses on Color Street—red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple—and concluding with the introduction of the color wheel, in this follow-up to A Book About Design Mark Gonyea explains how artists visualize and choose colors. A Book about Color uses simple building blocks of color, shape, and design to introduce young artists to the world of color theory.
A Book About Color is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

 

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User Review  - kbartholomew1 - LibraryThing

This book can be used as an educational tool in the classroom. Some of the things the book teaches about include: primary and secondary colors, emotions behind colors, how to mix colors, how to pair ... Read full review

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User Review  - hschmill22 - LibraryThing

This book is a great learning tool for young readers. It helps kids to learn their primary and secondary colors. It even includes a color wheel. It is great for teachers to use as well. It will help students understand each of the colors better. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Mark Gonyea was born in upstate New York and spent the majority of his childhood consuming cartoons, video games, and monster movies. He lives in Vermont.

www.mroblivious.com

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