Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
The work of local folk artists reveals the influence of the region's climate, natural resources, landforms, vegetation, culture, and history. Each title presents examples of folk art styles, lending richness and authenticity to regional studies. The text explores mediums used by local artisans, practical uses and origins of folk art, and how art is made, Safe, hands-on activities give readers experience with the materials and techniques used by artists.
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