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Amazing Art! (19/26)

This is also part of this series: This is Daniel Cook - Season II (13)

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Grade Level: JK-Gr3
Producer: marblemedia/Sinking Ship
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 30 mins
Country of Origin: Canada
Study Guide: Online See Link Below

Copyright Date: 2005
Available in French: No

THIS IS DANIEL COOK MAKING FELT ART  - Daniel Cook has been invited to join a local artist and create felt art. Daniel learns how to use a little bit of water to fuse different colourful pieces of felt together to create a picture.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK PAINTING WITH WATER COLOURS - Daniel Cook learns how painting with watercolours can liven up a picture. Daniel sits down with an artist and sketches a picture using a pencil before adding watercolour paint to liven up his artwork.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK MAKING A SELF-PORTRAIT - Daniel Cook meets an artist before sitting down in front of a mirror to paint his own portrait. Daniel learns how to mix different colors to get the color of his skin tone and how to use different paintbrushes for different effects.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK MAKING A PAPER MACHÉ MONSTER - Don't be scared, that's just Daniel Cook's paper maché monster. Daniel joins a local artist to create his very own paper maché creation. Daniel learns how to mix flour, water and salt to make the paste for his paper maché monstrosity.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK DRAWING A TURTLE - Daniel Cook joins “Franklin” illustrator Brenda Clark and learns how to draw turtles. Daniel watches Brenda draw before creating his own turtle picture. (Special Guest: Brenda Clark)

Awards: At the 2005 Act Awards of Excellence, This is Daniel Cook won the following awards:
  • Grand Prize Best Program All Categories;
  • Award of Excellence All Genres;
  • Award of Excellence Best Website;
  • Emerging Talent Award to marblemedia’s Mark Bishop and Matt Hornburg;

2005 Geminis
  • Nominated for best pre school program or series;
  • Best Direction in a children’s or youth program or series;
  • Best Performance in a children’s or youth program or series.

Links: http://www.thisisdanielcook.com  (children’s interactive site);

http://www.thisisdanielcook.com/grown-ups/parents_teachers.html  (teacher page)