Unbound: The Life and Art of Judith Scott


By Joyce Scott and Brie Spangler, Authors & Melissa Sweet, Illustrator. Moving and powerful introduction to the life and art of renowned artist, Judith Scott, as told by her twin sister, Joyce Scott and illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist, Melissa Sweet. Judith Scott was born with Down syndrome. She was deaf, and never learned to speak. She was also a talented artist. Judith was institutionalized until her sister Joyce reunited with her and enrolled her in an art class. Judith went on to become an artist of renown with her work displayed in museums and galleries around the world. Includes a timeline of Judith Scott's life, facts about Down syndrome, and an author's note. For ages 4 and up.