Crocodali is the most talented painter in the whole wide world. Readers help him to create a masterpiece by tilting, turning and shaking this book. Oops! Tilted too far. Now what?
Finally, a masterpiece.
Now blow to dry the paint.
Will a masterpiece be created or a mess?
This story promotes imagination, creative expression, and taking risks.
AUTHOR: Lucy Volpin
ILLUSTRATOR: Lucy Volpin
PUBLISHER: Little Bee Books, 2017
AGE GROUP: 4-6
CREATIVE COMPONENTS: imagination, creative expression, taking risks
1) On a blank sheet of paper, paint blobs of watercolors, using watercolors. When the paint is dried, use a pen to outline where colors merge. What do shapes or images do your lines form? Use the line to create a picture.
2) Purposely make a mistake on your paper. Don’t erase it. Change your perspective and make your mistake a part of your picture or into something else.
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