Telling Stories: Narratives of Nationhood

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Traditional Crafts
Grade(s): 11, 12

In this unit students will create art work that examines the role of craft in our culture by discussing artworks; creating papier-mâché sculpture; interviewing craftpersons; and researching the history of crafts in their community.

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Images Referenced by this Integrated Learning Unit

Image: Copy after Velesquez's Las Hilanderas (The Thread Spinners)
CAG H-510

Image: Bessie Sewing
CAG H-344

Image: Young Girl Knitting
CAG H-259

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