Living Arts

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The Living Arts Library is specially designed to stimulate children’s interest and imagination in all aspects of the international arts. The activity-based approach encourages readers to try for themselves a variety of skills and techniques.



Music Making

A further 12 titles in the series cover world drama, craft and art.

Performing Arts

Performing around the world – Theatre as spectacle – The actor’s craft – Behind the scenes


The artists – Remembering places – Art alive – Patterns in nature


Decorative crafts – Everyday crafts – Celebration time – Toys and games

Key Learning Points

• 16 books (800 pages) that cover the Living Arts on an international scale • 4 titles on international art styles, art works and artists • 4 on international crafts, • 4 each on drama and music.
Activity-based to encourage the creation of the reader’s interest, skills and techniques.


• 220 x 270mm  • 48 pages • full colour