Seek and Discover More Than 150 Details in 15 Works of Folk Art
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- Publication Date: October 1, 2009
- Imprint: Abrams Books for Young Readers
- Trim Size: 11 x 9
- ISBN: 9780810980044
- Page Count: 32
- Illustrations: full-color throughout
- Rights: World/All
In Mitzi's world, every detail is worth seeing. Young readers will enjoy following Mitzi, the spotted dog with a red collar, through all four seasons of the year as she explores the towns, farms, and countryside of America, vividly brought to life by folk artist Jane Wooster Scott.
Along with Mitzi there are plenty of other objects to uncover, whether they are candy canes in winter, sailboats in spring, sand castles in summer, or pumpkins in fall. Children will be introduced to counting concepts, seasons, and colors, while the entire family can enjoy the highly beloved folk art form with its colorful and accessible scenes.
About the author
Deborah Raffin is an actor who played Aunt Julie on the hit TV series 7th Heaven. She is also an author and director, and a producer of film, television, and audio books. She has received sixteen Parents’ Choice Awards and has been nominated for twelve Grammy Awards. She lives in Southern California. Jane Wooster Scott is a leading painter of Americana. Her art can be seen in galleries, museums, universities, and embassies around the world. Her work also hangs in the White House. She lives in Southern California and Sun Valley, Idaho. Visit her Web site at www.woosterscott.com.