Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: Arts: Instruction & How-to

Hands On Crafts for Kids Series 2: Around the World

As kids explore their own creativity through crafts, they also learn about other countries and cultures. Children quickly discover there is no right or wrong way to be creative. A portion of proceeds is donated to non-profit projects. Produced by Katherine Stull, Inc. Programs available on 13 individual DVDs, Digital Click for more

12. Italy

12. Italy

We visit Italy and learn of the Renaissance period in this country, featuring beautiful glass crafts that are an important part of Italian art. Projects include: Mosaic Tiles - Leftover floor tiles and markers create true Italian mosaics; Stained Glass Sun Catcher - Foiling creates Renaissance-inspired stained glass that's actually painted on; Crayon "Resist" Pot - This unique technique uses crayons and paint. The final design appears like magic at the end; Cathedral Window - Simulate a cathedral window by cutting and overlaying tissue paper; Glow in the Dark Glass - Here we make a butterfly, the symbol of rebirth; Hands-On Project - Creative activities for pediatrics and geriatrics. 02/07DE PI 30 min.
Also See: Italy 1, 2, 3; Italy: The Faces of Italy; Italy: Florence - Old Bridges, New Friends; Italy: Pizza Story

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