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Kids Nonfiction
Overall rating 
 
4.5
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N/A
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)  
 
4.0
Learning Value 
 
5.0

Pretty In Print

An eye-catching activity book that teaches the nuances of font topography—for the young aspiring graphic artist in your home.

There are just 4 chalk colors included in the kit (orange, yellow, pink, and blue.) I personally think green and purple would have made nice additions to the lineup. But this is somewhat balanced out by the addition of 2 colored pencils, a ruler, paper for 14 mini posters and 3 Flip Signs, and 25+ instructional letter drawing activities, along with inspirational examples for creating your own posters. The last page even has helpful suggestions on where else one can use the chalk markers outside of this book.

Practice fonts include Block, Italic, Bubble, Serif, and Swing.

A playful, unique gift suitable for a wide age range--with possible crossover uses in the realm of advertisement. Yet another solid KLUTZ product!

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