Native American Cultures: Native American Art: From Totems to Textiles, 1st Edition

  • Jill Flynn
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 153820875X
  • ISBN-13: 9781538208755
  • DDC: 704.03
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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About

Overview

Native American art encompasses a multitude of crafts, including rugs, baskets, pottery, and wood carvings. Creativity had no limits in native America. Fortunately, many artifacts and remnants exist which showcase the boundless ingenuity of past as well as modern-day artists, who continue the time-honored traditions of their people. This valuable volume, a support to cultural studies, highlights stunning artwork of various native peoples, accompanied by fascinating facts about the process of creating each impressive piece.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is Art?.
2: Useful Art.
3: Ancient Art.
4: Changing Art.
5: Making Masks.
6: Art with Porcupine Quills.
7: Totem Poles of the Northwest Coast.
8: Clay Creativity.
9: Wonderful Woven Work.
10: Labeling Native Art.
11: Meet a Modern Artist.
12: Where Can You See It?.
13: So Much More.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.