Making Flower Children

Sybille Adolphi; Translated by Anna Cardwell

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£9.99
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Quick Look

Detailed step-by-step instructions and illustrations for making a range of lively, creative flower figures.

Format:
paperback
Size:
229 x 210 mm
Publisher:
Floris Books
Subject:
Crafts & Activities
Illustrations:
35 colour photographs
Extent:
80 pages
ISBN:
9780863156502
Publication date:
17 Jul 2008
Edition:
2nd edition

Description

Detailed step-by-step instructions and illustrations for making a range of lively, creative flower figures. Many of the figures are recognisable from Elsa Beskow's popular picture books, and from Sybille von Olfers' The Story of the Root Children.

Activities are organised by season, making the book ideal for decorating a nature corner or seasonal table in the home or classroom.

Reviews

'The instructions are very easy to follow, for older children with a little help. These small figures would make a great addition to seasonal tables; the Autumn section is especially nice, the toadstool children with red fly agaric hats are lovely.'
-- Hilary Woolf with Isaac (age 5), Education Otherwise

Author

Sybille Adolphi was born in Stuttgart in 1953. She has been a kindergarten nurse and a teacher in a special-needs school. She is married with two children.

Links

Stories about some of the flower children in this book are also available:
The Story of the Root Children by Sybille von Olfers
The Flowers Festival by Elsa Beskow
Around the Year by Elsa Beskow
Children of the Forest by Elsa Beskow

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