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Using Color In Your Art Choosing Color for Impact & Pizzazz (Williamson Kids Can! Series) by Sandi Henry

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Published by Williamson Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • Art, fine art, decorative arts,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Color in art,
  • Juvenile Arts And Crafts,
  • Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Crafts & Hobbies - General,
  • Elementary,
  • Art,
  • Study and teaching (Elementary,
  • Art - Techniques,
  • Activity programs

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8162506M
ISBN 100824967542
ISBN 109780824967543

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