Additional Links for December 2011
Tapping Ancient Roots: Plaited Paper Baskets (page 16)
The following resources are related to this article:
Harvey, V.I. “The Techniques of Basketry.” University of Washington Press, 1986.
LaPlantz, S. “Plaited Basketry: The Woven Form.” Press De LaPlantz, Inc., 1982.
Jensen, E. “Baskets from Nature’s Bounty.” Interweave Press, Inc., 1991.
LaFerla, J. “Making the New Baskets: Alternative Materials, Simple Techniques.”
Sterling Publishing. 2000.
Yarish, V., Hoppe, F. and Widess, J. “Plaited Basketry with Birch Bark.”
Sterling Publishing. 2009.
Clip & Save Art Print, “El Jaleo,” John Singer Sargent (page 19-22)
For additional biographical information on John Singer Sargent, visit: http://www.nga.gov/exhibitions/horo_sargent.shtm
To view the portrait of Madame Pierre Gautreau–commonly known
as “Madame X”–visit:
A video of flamenco dancing may be seen at:
View examples of Sargent’s sketches from an 1879 trip to Spain: http://jssgallery.org/paintings/el_jaleo.htm
A lesson plan using mannequins to teach drawing to children can be found at: http://www.projectarticulate.org/lessons/gestureFigureDrawing.pdf
Share the gesture drawing found at the website,
A quick tutorial on gesture drawing can be found at:
Show students online examples of Sargent’s sketches of Spanish dancers: http://jssgallery.org/paintings/el_jaleo.htm
View Sargent’s preliminary study for “El Jaleo”: http://sketchplanet.blogspot.com/2011/06/dance-performance-and-theatre-by.html
Winter Birch Trees (page 26)
Visit these Web pages, which are related to this article:
Artist Trading Cards: Connecting with Other Communities (page 28)
The following are resources related to this article:
Berlin, B. and Berlin, B. “Artist Trading Card Workshop: Create. Collect. Swap.” F+W Media, Inc., 2006.