“From the time she was a young girl, Georgia O’Keeffe saw the world in her own way. At night she climbed a ladder to the starlit sky to await the sun. She walked in the hills at daybreak and in moonlight. She gathered bones and rocks, and brought them home to paint. And she always knew what was in her heart–to be an artist.”
In this award-winning children’s book, writer/illustrator Jeanette Winter takes readers on a journey through the life of Georgia O’Keeffe with colorful illustrations and carefully chosen prose. Woven throughout are selected quotes from O’Keeffe herself and simple messages that given children insight into the woman behind the masterpieces.
Recommended for children aged 6-9 years old, grade level 1-3.