Parents' Guide to

Mixerpiece

By Christy Matte, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Creativity abounds with bits and pieces of classic art.

App iPad Paid Entertainment
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There's something delightfully quirky that happens when you combine pieces from various masters into one cohesive design. Mixerpiece gives kids plenty of freedom to create, while also helping them look more closely at art they may have only glanced at in the past. Which way is Mona Lisa looking? What fruit represents the nose on Vertumnus, Giuseppe Arcimboldo's iconic work? It's also a lovely playground for kids who are feeling creative but not ready to start drawing in earnest yet. It has a few challenges ... occasional prompts appear in Italian in the English version, and sometimes the full artwork pops up while you're trying to adjust the size/location of your pieces. However these annoyances don't detract much from the end result: Mixerpiece is colorful, fun, and unique.

App Details

  • Device: iPad
  • Subjects: Arts : painting
  • Skills: Creativity : imagination, making new creations
  • Pricing structure: Paid
  • Release date: June 13, 2018
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Publisher: Giuseppe Ragazzini
  • Version: 1.2
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 9.0 or later
  • Last updated: October 7, 2021

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