Out of This World: The Surreal Art of Leonora Carrington By Michelle Markel

Back of Book: Ever since she was a little girl, Leonora Carrington loved to draw on walls, in books, on paper—and she loved the fantastic tales her grandmother told that took her to worlds that shimmered beyond this one, where legends became real. Leonora’s parents wanted her to become a proper English lady, but thereContinue reading “Out of This World: The Surreal Art of Leonora Carrington By Michelle Markel”

A Paintbrush for Paco by Tracey Kyle

Back of Book: Paco loves daydreaming and drawing, but he struggles to concentrate during class. When his profesor takes him to the art room, Paco is amazed by the colorful paints: pink, rosado; purple, morado; fiery orange, anaranjado; and more! Could art be just what Paco needs? My Review: I am so glad that IContinue reading “A Paintbrush for Paco by Tracey Kyle”

Vincent Can’t Sleep: Van Gogh Paints the Night Sky By Barb Rosenstock

Back of Book: Vincent van Gogh often found himself unable to sleep and wandered under starlit skies. Those nighttime experiences provided the inspiration for many of his paintings, including his most famous, The Starry Night. Van Gogh sold only one painting in his lifetime—but he continued to pursue his unique vision, and ultimately became oneContinue reading “Vincent Can’t Sleep: Van Gogh Paints the Night Sky By Barb Rosenstock”

Too Much Glue By Jason Lefebvre

    Back of Book:  Although Matty’s art teacher has warned him that too much glue never dries, Matty loves glue. After all, he and his dad make oodles of glue projects at home. One day during art class, Matty finds the fullest bottles of glue, and the fun begins. With a squeeze and aContinue reading “Too Much Glue By Jason Lefebvre”