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Resources For Teachers : Art, craft and design

  • James & the Giant Peach Wall Decal Set

    Product Code: CN0737
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    'There are a whole lot of things in this world of ours you haven't started wondering about yet.'...

    This set of 20 self-adhesive wall decals is inspired by Roald Dahl's classic James and the Giant Peach and features Quentin Blake's distinctive artwork of James, the Centipede and The Earthworm.

    The repositionable decals are so easy to apply and remove. 1 - Peel the artwork off the backing sheet. 2 - Place on wall and reposition if necessary. 3 - Smooth over with the included applicator.

    20 decals included

    Packaging size 320 x 85mm, decal size 370 x 320mm

    Not suitable for adventurers aged under 36 months. Not a toy.

    By buying these wall decals you've helped another child. 10% of all Roald Dahl income goes to The Roald Dahl Story Company's charity partners.
    • £1.00
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  • 13 Art Techniques Children Should Know

    Angela Wenzel

    Product Code: AFYVK
    Hardback 7 years +
    What's the difference between watercolour and gouache, or between a collage and an assemblage? How are frescoes and mosaics made? Why do prints look so different from each other? These questions and others are explored through major works of art in dazzling colour reproductions. Children will learn about drawing through cave paintings and Leonardo's sketches, they will understand how Holbein and van Gogh used oil paints to vastly different effect or what Henri Matisse accomplished with coloured paper and a pair of sharp scissors. Along the way they will be encouraged to make their own masterpieces using similar techniques to the masters.
    • £9.89
    • RRP £10.99
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  • Let's Make Some Great Art

    Marion Deuchars

    Product Code: ACKGN
    Paperback 7 years +
    The book is packed with stimulating ideas to spark your creative imagination. You can complete the Mona Lisa's smile, or design your own Jackson Pollock, inspired work with a marble, a tray, some paint and paper. There are step-by-step instructions for how to draw a bird and give it an expression, as well as a foolproof method for drawing a bicycle. For artists of all ages.
    • £11.79
    • RRP £12.99
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  • The Art Course

    Mick Manning

    Product Code: AOLIF
    Hardback 7 years +
    An inspiring project-based art course from multi-award-winning duo Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom. This comprehensive guide will introduce children to the joys of drawing from life, collage, painting, printmaking and more. The content is based on the couple's extensive experience, particularly the ten years Mick spent as a course leader at Glasgow School of Art and as an assessor for the RCA. Packed with novelties, including an in-built sketchpad, a colour wheel, a stencil and composition viewer, this is a ready-made activity kit ready for kids to pick up and get creative.
    • £14.89
    • RRP £14.99
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  • Outdoor Art Room: Winter

    Rita Storey

    Product Code: APWFO
    Hardback 5 years +
    The Outdoor Art Room is designed to get children out into the fresh air and interacting with nature.

    A range of simple arts and crafts projects as well as fun activities help them discover new things about their environment and winter at the same time as being active and having fun.

    Care is taken to ensure that these projects do not create any adverse environmental impact. There are panels with facts about the weather, the seasons and the natural materials used to create each project.
  • Textile Crafts

    Annalees Lim

    Product Code: APVGF
    Hardback 5 years +
    This textile-based craft book will have you making a range of unique - and useful - homemade creations. A tote bag, accessories, pincushions and more are included in this brilliant step-by-step book. Part of a series of six titles, Craft Attack is aimed at modern kids with a style to match. The instructions are easy to follow and positively encourage experimentation and customisation.

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