Painting with Children, Paperback


'When we paint with colours we should paint in such a way that we are conscious that we are calling forth life from what is dead.' -- Rudolf Steiner A vital factor in a child's development is the stimulation of active imagination and creativity.

Here are ideas for encouraging self-expression through watercolour painting.

Essentially practical, this book is based on Goethe's colour theory and shows that painting with children is more than just a form of self-expression.

Muller encourages and attempts to understand children's fantasies through their artwork.

This guide for parents and teachers to painting with watercolours covers preparation, colour-stories and poems, painting moods of nature and the seasons of the year.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48 pages, colour illustrations
  • Publisher: Floris Books
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Watercolours
  • ISBN: 9780863153662



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