Folk Art Projects - North Americaby Yvonne Despard
When children can take a hands-on approach to art projects that carry them across the curriculum, their learning and comprehension can't help but increase. Folk Art Projects - North America extends the study of North American cultural groups with 18 art projects based on folk art techniques and styles from the Far North, Americana, Native American groups, and Mexico/Central America. The lesson format includes: cultural background and an illustration of the folk art form, literature references that tie to the culture or particular project, materials list, complete, illustrated step-by-step directions for completing a project based on the authentic folk art, reproducible patterns as needed. Projects and materials indexed for quick reference. All 80 pages perforated for easy removal. Projects include: Inuit carving, Jacob's Ladder toy, tin lantern, corn husk doll, Guatemalan, plate design, Mexican tin art, Northwest Coast totem poles, Eskimo mask, Huichol yarn art, Chilkat blanket, molas, apple head figure, buttonhole puzzle, dipped candles, Pennsylvania, Dutch barn sign, Kachina doll, sun dance buffalo, and Navajo sand painting.
18 art projects for far north, Americana, Native Americans, Mexico/Central America. Cultural background and literature references with each project.
This craft books series offers a broad array of projects to meet the needs of the elementary classroom. All lessons feature a materials list, illustrated step-by-step directions, and a drawing of the completed project.
CraftWorks for Kids projects use readily available materials. Art experiences feature a wide variey of mediums, ranging from drawing to paper construction to sculpture. Projects weredeveloped and tested in classroom settings. Patterns are provided whereever needed.
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