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Picasso and the Girl with A Ponytail kindle ✓ eBook A story of Pablo Picasso Free ✓ Laurence Anholt Õ Sylvette is a shy little girl but her neighbor happens to be the artist Pablo Picasso Attracted by Sylvette's classical facial profile and her lovely ponytail Series of artworks These drawings paintings and sculptures soon become world famous and encouraged to abandon her shyness Sylvette herself begins a career as a fine artist In BES Anholt's Artists Books for Children series author an I liked how this story introduces the reader to Picasso's various art styles The book illustrates how Picasso began with realistic sketches of Sylvette and over a short time created very abstract images of her It also introduces Picasso's sculpture which is less well known In the back Lauren Anholt includes a brief biography of Picasso

eBook × A story of Pablo Picasso ã Laurence Anholt

Sylvette is a shy little girl but her neighbor happens to be the artist Pablo Picasso Attracted by Sylvette's classical facial profile and her lovely ponytail hair style Picasso convinces her to overcome her shyness and pose for a This is about the Summer Picasso spent in the south of France and he found his muse in Sylvette and her pony tail He had just divorced his wife and was in France and found new inspiration in this girl He painted her all summer and made many many drawings of her She wanted to be an artist herself and he helped her We do not get to see any of her paintings but she did end up becoming an artist and her paintings are in galleries I want to look her up She is now known as Lydia CorbettPicasso is 73 here and he acts like a young man in his 20s or 30s He is full of energy and life and ideas He must have been an incredible person The end tells us he created than 30000 works in his life That is incredible I appreciate the art of this book and the fact that is shows several of Picasso’s works It got the kids interested in it His first sketch of the girl is so beautiful and delicate The man was so great When he kept deconstructing her the kids asked why he would do that They didn’t get it I told them he is seeing her from all angles at once They thought it was weird but they liked the story very much The niece gave this 4 stars and she wanted to be painted like that The nephew gave this 3 stars He thought Picasso was funny and he liked him

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Picasso and the Girl with A Ponytail A story of Pablo PicassoD illustrator Laurence Anholt recalls memorable and sometimes amusing moments when the lives of the artists were touched by children Anholt's fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists Picked it up in the library to keep myself entertained while the kids were looking at other books The book recounts the story of Picasso paintingsculpting portraits of the young shy girl Sylvette who wanted to be an artist herself The message of the book reminded me of Neil Gaiman's Make Good Art speech Sometimes it feels like universe is tired of being patient and prefers to hit one with a sledgehammer