Family Pictures / Cuadros de familia

by Carmen Lomas Garza

Brilliantly colored oil, acrylic and gouache paintings illustrate scenes from the... read more

Brilliantly colored oil, acrylic and gouache paintings illustrate scenes from the Chicana artist's childhood in Kingsville, Texas. Details from traditional Hispanic family and community life abound in the naive-style illustrations, as well as in the accompanying explanatory passages printed in both English and Spanish. (Age 7 and older)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1990

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