How to Be an Explorer of the World: Portable Life Museum

Author(s): Keri Smith

Children's & Teenage Fiction

From the author of "Wreck This Journal," an interactive guide for exploring and documenting the art and science of everyday life.
Artists and scientists analyze the world around them in surprisingly similar ways, by observing, collecting, documenting, analyzing, and comparing. In this captivating guided journal, readers are encouraged to explore their world as both artists and scientists.
The mission Smith proposes? ?To document and observe the world around you. As if you?ve never seen it before. Take notes. Collect things you find on your travels. Document findings. Notice patterns. Copy. Trace. Focus on one thing at a time. Record what you are drawn to.?
With a series of interactive prompts and a beautifully hand-illustrated two-color package, readers will enjoy exploring and discovering the world through this gorgeous book.

Product Information

Keri Smith is the author of the popular weblog Wish Jar Journal, which attracts 8,000 readers daily, "Living Out Loud," and "Tear Up This Book." She's illustrated for the "Washington Post," "New York Times," Ford Motor Company, "People," The Body Shop, and Hallmark. She lives in Canada.

General Fields

  • : 9780399534607
  • : Penguin Publishing Group
  • : Perigee Books,U.S.
  • : 0.395
  • : October 2008
  • : 229mm X 158mm X 15mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Keri Smith
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 700
  • : very good
  • : 208