BRUSH OF THE GODS
New York : Schwartz & Wade, 2013
IL K-3, RL 3.0
A young boy living a
long, long time ago in China wants to learn
calligraphy. That is Chinese writing. But
whenever the boy tries to make his strokes the way his
teacher shows him, something happens. His brush
just seems to do what it wants and instead of the
letters, his page is filled with paintings of flowers
or animals. When he begins to paint on the walls
around the city, the paintings seem to come to
life. He becomes a famous painter and is asked
to draw a mural for the palace. Learn about this
painter who lived very long ago.
|SUBJECTS: Wu, Daozi, 689-759 --
Artists -- Fiction.
Painting -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Tang dynasty, 618-907 -- Fiction.
Picture books for children.