Paint Brushes for Frida: A Children's Book Inspired by Frida Kahlo - Children's Books Inspired by Famous Artworks (Hardback)
  • Paint Brushes for Frida: A Children's Book Inspired by Frida Kahlo - Children's Books Inspired by Famous Artworks (Hardback)
zoom

Paint Brushes for Frida: A Children's Book Inspired by Frida Kahlo - Children's Books Inspired by Famous Artworks (Hardback)

(author), (illustrator)
£10.99
Hardback 32 Pages
Published: 08/03/2022
  • In stock

Usually dispatched within 2-3 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket

Frida is lying in her bed, imprisoned by painful injuries she sustained in an accident. She yearns to paint, but can only manage to sing what is in her imagination. Suddenly, a jar of paintbrushes falls off her nightstand and a pool of vibrant color spreads across the floor. A monkey called Caimito scurries to help her with his friends, gathering her brushes, paint and canvas as well as all the items that Frida mentioned in her song—fruit, birds, flowers, and butterflies. Frida is so happy and grateful for the monkeys’ assistance that she manages to create a new painting, a triumphant self-portrait with Caimito in her arms. The book explores the major themes of Kahlo’s work— physical pain, enduring love, and steadfastness—as well as the symbolism of plants, animals, numbers, and religion, to give young readers a solid foundation for appreciating the artist’s works for the rest of their lives.

Publisher: Prestel
ISBN: 9783791374918
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 561 g
Dimensions: 329 x 249 x 10 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Added to basket
Dog Man 12: The Scarlet Shedder
Added to basket
£12.99   £9.99
Hardback
Bluey: My Dad Is Awesome
Added to basket
£6.99
Board book
The Gruffalo
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Board book
Paddington
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Bea's Bad Day
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
There's A Beach in My Pants!
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
The Baddies
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
Bluey: Sleepytime
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
The Gruffalo
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Frog's Day Out
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Board book
Taylor Swift
Added to basket
The Search for the Giant Arctic Jellyfish
Added to basket
Guess How Much I Love You
Added to basket
The Pandas Who Promised
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
The Tiger Who Came to Tea
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.

env: aptum
branch: