Readers are invited to playfully explore various aspects of visual art, such as light, color, texture and design, through a series of imaginative art projects. Artists will experiment hands-on with dozens of techniques and mediums in new and unconventional ways. Over 200 illustrations.
Mary Cassatt (1844 1926) settled in Paris in 1874. She
was the only American artist invited to exhibit in the now celebrated Impressionist exhibitions of 1878 81 and 1886. "I accepted with joy," she recalled, "I took leave of ...