A Brush Full of Colour: The World of ted Harrison download free [PDF and Ebook] by Katherine Gibson

A Brush Full of Colour: The World of ted Harrison download free [PDF and Ebook] by Katherine Gibson year 2015
  • Book name: A Brush Full of Colour: The World of ted Harrison
  • Author: Katherine Gibson
  • Release date: 2015/9/14
  • Publisher: PAJAMA PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Books for Ages 9-11
  • ISBN: 9781927485637
  • Rating: 9.23 of 10
  • Votes: 533
  • Review by: Hugh Calvin
  • Review rating: 9.5 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/29
  • Total pages: 40
  • Includes a PDF summary of 3 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Ted Harrison's brightly coloured and wildly imaginative paintings set in the Yukon have become synonymous with the North. His instantly-recognizable images of the land of the midnight sun hang in galleries and private collections around the world. But how did a boy who grew up in a drab mining town in northeast England become one of Canada's most beloved and decorated artists? A Brush Full of Colour is the story of a boy whose passion for learning would save him from a life in the coalmines. The books by the American writer Jack London and Canadian poet Robert Service fired his imagination with scenes of the wilderness and the Klondike Gold Rush. He wanted to become an artist and he went on to art school. A stint in the British Intelligence Service gave him the chance to travel. But Ted never stopped dreaming of the North, and when he saw an advertisement for teachers in Northern Alberta, he jumped at the chance. Margriet Ruurs and Katherine Gibson trace the life of Ted Harrison and the influences that would lead to his unique style as an artist. Filled with full-colour examples of his vivid art and with a foreword written by Ted Harrison, A Brush Full of Colour will provide inspiration for a new generation of budding artists.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 1H42M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Art & Design, Art, Nonfiction History Books for Kids, History Books for Kids
  • Available formats: PDF, DOC, WORD, EPUB, OEB, JPEG, MobiPocket, TXT. Compressed in RZ, RAR, BZ2, ZIP, ARJ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 26.06 USD
  • Dimensions: 248.92x289.56x12.7mm
  • Weight: 566.99g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Toronto, Canada
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