Folk Art Projects: Around the World, Grades 1-6 - Teacher Reproducibles, E-book EMC 721i


EMC Number: 721i

Page Count: 80

EAN: 9781596735194

Here's a wonderful way to extend the study of other cultures--29 art projects based on folk art techniques and styles from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Oceania, and Europe.

Projects include:

  • Africa: clay beads from Kenya, hammered metalwork from Nigeria, a Do mask from western Africa
  • The Americas: beaded bowl from Mexico, mask from Peru, raised line scupture from Colombia
  • Asia: palm leaf fans from China, Wayang shadow puppets from Indosia, torans from India, mizuhiki from Japan
  • Australia: aboriginal bark pictures, thunderbolt from New Zealand
  • Europe: fleur-de-lis bowl from France, scrimshaw from England, a crois bride from Ireland, mosaics from Greece

A complete list of countries represented:

  • Africa: Egypt, Kenya, and Nigeria
  • The Americas: Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru
  • Asia: China, India, Indonesia, Japan, and New Zealand
  • Europe: Belarus, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Poland, Portugal
  • Australia
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