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Emily Carr"s attic

by Diane Carmel LГ©ger

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Orca Book Publishers in Custer, WA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carr, Emily, -- 1871-1945 -- Fiction,
  • Dwellings -- Fiction,
  • Artists -- Fiction,
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction,
  • Victoria (B.C.) -- Fiction,
  • Canada -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Paul is sad about moving to an apartment house in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, until the landlord tells him about Emily Carr, the artist who built it, and invites him to play and draw in the attic, where some very strange things happen.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published in French in 2006 by Les Éditions des Plaines under the title Le grenier d"Emily Carr; first published in English in 1991 under the title The attic of all sorts.

    StatementDiane Carmel Léger & Michael Léger.
    GenreFiction
    ContributionsLéger, Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L52118 Emi 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23206267M
    ISBN 101551439581
    ISBN 109781551439587
    LC Control Number2007939512

      Emily Carr was primarily a painter, but she first gained recognition as an author for her seven books about her journeys to remote Native communities and stories about life as an artist, as a small child in Victoria at the turn of the last century—and as a reluctant winning recognition for her painting and writing, Carr built a small apartment building with four suites (she 5/5(1). A young boy, living with his mother in a Victoria, BC, apartment building once owned by artist Emily Carr, discovers in its attic a menagerie of animals linked to ones that Carr once lived with. He is encouraged by the landlord to draw the animals, and, on the day he moves out, discovers in the attic a drawing of himself and the animals instead.

    The final volume of Laurie Carter's groundbreaking trilogy, Emily Carr's B.C., presents the culmination of a journey far beyond anything Carter ever imagined when she set out to explore the landscapes, historical environment, and First Nations traditions that shaped an and artist Emily Carr led a merry chase to some of the best-loved destinations and remotest outposts of the. Emily Carr's B.C Book One, Vancouver Island From Victoria to Quatsino: A Travel Companion (Book): Carter, Laurie: Emily Carr was an epic traveller. She covered more t kilometres in British Columbia during a time when women rarely set off on their own--certainly not with the intention of visiting remote aboriginal villages. While this wanderlust and fearless sense of adventure.

    Emily Carr writes an intriguing history of her life and times. Although criticized by some for her white person's viewpoint when dealing with the native tribes, it is the work of a dedicated artist and because of this she provides inspiration to all of us who struggle to make our voices heard through our artwork.5/5(3). After tracing Emily Carr's historic travels throughout the province, Laurie Carter is set to launch the final book in her trilogy, Emily Carr’s BC: South Coast to the Interior (Little White ). The launch will be held on Sept. 14 at Emily Carr House, Victoria, from pm. Carter spent four years driving around B.C. exploring the landscapes, historical environment and First Nations.


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Condition: Used: Very Good Comment: Former Library books. Great condition for a used book Author: Diane Carmel Léger. For 20 years, Diane lived in Victoria, British Columbia, where she taught French Immersion and wrote books in both French and English.

She had the incredible luck of living in Emily Carr's home for her first year and, for her last year in Victoria/5(5). Emily Carr's Attic by Léger, Diane Carmel / Léger, Michael Paul is sad about moving to an apartment house in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, until the landlord tells him about Emily Carr, the artist who built it, and invites him to play and draw in the attic, where some very strange things happen.

Emily Carr's Attic. By (author): Diane Carmel Léger Illustrated by: Michael Léger. Fiction Picture Book Pages: 32 Themes: Emily Carr, imagination, art, friendship, history Publisher: Orca Book Publishers Pub Date: 01/Apr/ PB ISBN Qty: $ Add.

Emily Carr’s Attic by Diane Carmel Léger; Michael Léger, illus. All her life, Canadian artist and author Emily Carr retained a strong sense of connection with her own childhood, and there are many elements in her life story of interest to young people.

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Emily Carr: An Introduction to Her Life and Art will lead you to the West Coast, where Carr spent much of her life in a world of richly drawn First Nations villages and totems, dark, haunting forests, wild beaches and vast skies.

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Emily Carr’s Attic by Diane Carmel Leger, illustrated by Michael Leger (Orca Book Publishers, ) This fanciful story of art and friendship tells of a young boy staying in Emily Carr’s house after her death. I would like to say a special hello to everyone who has been reading my novels about the childhood of artist Emily Carr (Discovering Emily and Emily’s Dream) — especially Mrs.

Fung’s class at Lord Nelson Elementary School!During Spring Break last week I spent a day in Victoria, the city where Emily Carr was born and spent most of her life (). Written nine years after Carr died, published init describes an idealized friendship with twenty vignettes.

Emily Carr As I Knew Her by Carol Pearson, with a foreword by Robert Amos. Victoria: Touchwood Editions, $ / Reviewed by Kerry Mason * Our understanding of the internationally significant artist and author, Emily Carr, is enriched by this overdue reprint.

Emily Carr (Decem – March 2, ) was a Canadian artist and writer who was inspired by the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast. One of the first painters in Canada to adopt a Modernist and Post-Impressionist painting style, Carr did not receive widespread recognition for her work until the subject matter of her painting shifted from Aboriginal themes to landscapes Education: San Francisco Art Institute.

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