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Crabtree Publishing Company, 1998 - Crafts & Hobbies - 32 pages
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The Craft Workshop Series combines spectacular photographs and illustrations with a wealth of imaginative projects drawn from a variety of cultures. Full-color photographs of folk art from around the world are accompanied by original children's work commissioned especially for this series.

Each book features:
-- six carefully chosen works of art
-- lively information about their history and purpose in their culture
-- materials and techniques used in their creation
-- easy-to-follow craft activities for children based on the same techniques

Children will discover the amazing versatility of paper. Easy-to-understand instructions show how to create a variety of exciting crafts from different cultures. Young readers will learn about the history of paper, how to make it, mold it, layer it, and marble it as well as receive helpful hints and safety tips.

Crafts include:
-- Mexican papercut banners
-- Japanese marbled paper
-- French flowery paper
-- Russian painted plates
-- Chinese headdresses

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