"Snowflake Bentley" by Jacqueline Briggs Martin

The story of Wilson Bentley, a photographer and scientist, who worked tireless to learn to photograph snowflakes in order to show the world their uniqueness.

 

"The Art Lesson" by Tomie dePaola

An autobiography of Tomie dePaola, a well-known children's illustrator.  The story is inspiring to any child who loves art or works to 'create their own thing'.

 

"Bill Peet: An Autobiography" by Bill Peet

With amazing illustrations included throughout, Bill Peet shares his life story which includes his work with Disney.

 

"The Magical Garden of Claude Money" by Laurence Anholt (a series)

One in a series of biographical looks at an artists life, these stories are all described by a child that knew the artist.  A wonderful way to introduce children to an artist.