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Get ready for a beautifully illustrated reference book of activities - mixing learning, craft and creative play What will you do today? Look no further than this book You'll find plenty of easy-to-follow activities, from "Invent a Dance" to "Make a Museum". On each page, there are lists of what you'll need, tips for getting started, and ideas for making the most out of the task you've chosen. As you read through, you'll discover new facts on every page. Most of the activities can be done indoors, but there are plenty of ideas for outdoor fun, too. All you'll need to get started is a pencil and paper - and a lot of imagination.
About the Author
Writer and illustrator Mary Richards is passionate about craft, curiousity and creativity! She spent many years working in London art galleries including Tate, and enjoys testing out her art activities at children's workshops. Mary is the author of the Take Me series of guided journals, which launched in North America in 2020. Her most recent book, A History of Music for Children was published in the USA in September 2021. Mary has also written Splat: The Most Exciting Artists of All Time (Thames & Hudson), The Modern Art Journal (Tate Publishing), and is co-author of ArtSongs, a set of songs about art and artists (with David Schweitzer) for Tate. Mary was Art Publisher at the Hayward Gallery and an Editor at Tate Publishing. She lives in London with four children, two cats, four chickens, and a large collection of Legos.