Kahlo’s Koalas: 1, 2, 3, Count Art with Me
Age Range: 0 to 3
Type: Early Readers
Publication Date: April 9, 2019
Introduce your little one to some of the world’s best artists while teaching them their numbers 1 to 10. With illustrator Grace Helmer’s quirky renderings of animals in the style of world-famous artists, Kahlo’s Koalas extends the basic counting concept in a simple, one number, one image per spread format that introduces the smallest children to their first concept of numbers, animals and art appreciation. From Henri Matisse’s monkeys and Jackson Pollock’s poodles to Roy Lichtenstein’s llamas and Wassily Kandinsky’s kangaroos, this beautiful counting book provides an imaginative learning experience that will delight adults and children alike.
About The Author
Grace Helmer is a Brighton-born, London-based illustrator. She uses strong brush strokes to create her rich, ethereal oil illustrations. The expressive color progressions in her paintings give her work a delicate, transient presence. Grace graduated from the Camberwell College of Art in 2012 and is part of the illustration studio collective Day Job. Some of her clients include: Apple, Google, HarvardX, the Washington Post, Vogue (US), Marie Claire (France), Octopus Books, and The Independent (UK).
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