Meet the Artist: David Hockney - An Art Activity BookAbrams
With bold and playful illustrations by Rose Blake, Meet the Artist: David Hockney is packed with inspiring activities for budding artists. Bursting with fun things to do, this clever book introduces kids to the renowned artist in a fun and engaging way. A brief introduction to the artist’s life is followed by a series of drawing-based activities that explore prominent themes and concepts in his work. Featuring colorful reproductions of key Hockney paintings and drawings, the book encourages children to use art as an avenue for exploring ideas and emotions, and expressing their own experiences. See also Draw Bridge.
Born in London, Rose Blake studied at Kingston University, London, and the Royal College of Art. Her bold, playful work is inspired by music, the art world, and the relationship between things. The daughter of artist Peter Blake, she is also a member of the This Is It collective, and runs the website studiomusic.fm.
- Ages: 5yrs +
- Materials: Paperback
- Author/Illustrator: Rose Blake
- Dimensions: 32 pages; 10.25in x 11in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-1-8497-6446-9