Art at the Start

Victoria Gray Armstrong (Lead / Corresponding author), Josephine Ross, Anna Gavine (Contributing member), Martin Dobbin (Other contribution), Sarah Derrick (Contributing member), David Scott (Illustrator)

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A book of art ideas, aimed at getting 0-3's and their grown-ups making art together. Co-created with families during art making sessions in DCA, it explains how to start making art with very young children and also explains why this is beneficial, linking back to the psychology of early development. Illustrated with photography by David P Scott. It was funded by a grant from University of Dundee IIDF fund and the SGSSS impact award.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Dundee
Number of pages67
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2021


  • Art
  • parent-infant
  • early years
  • Co-creation
  • attachments


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