The Resource Colores de la vida : Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish., Cynthia Weill, (ebook)

Colores de la vida : Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish., Cynthia Weill, (ebook)

Label
Colores de la vida : Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish.
Title
Colores de la vida
Title remainder
Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish.
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Weill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Little kids love colors, they love animals, and they love the sounds of words. Especially new words. Colores de la Vida—the third in the highly successful series First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art—combines all these elements to teach early learners about color. Leggy red giraffes, pink cows, purple rabbits—the Oaxacan folk artists who contributed to this book unleashed their imaginations and went wild with color. Young children will delight in the bright colors of the Oaxacan rainbow while folk art collectors will marvel at the whimsical handcrafts.But the simplicity of a book like Colores de la Vida belies the years of research and thoughtful intercultural communication with third-world artists done by Cynthia Weill. As an art historian, she has always been interested in the crafts of developing nations. Weill's intention with Colores de la Vida—and its predecessors in the series, ABeCedarios and Opuestos—has been to find an educational purpose for the work of Oaxacan artisans. She hopes to open up a larger, more international market for their craft.Cynthia Weill is a professor and mentor to teachers at Columbia University's Teachers College. She also owns a business—Aid to Women Artisans—that promotes the craftwork of artisans from developing countries. Colores de la Vida is her third book in the First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art series
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TEFOD
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Weill, Cynthia
Index
no index present
Intended audience
-530
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Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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NC Kids
Series statement
First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Art
  • Picture Book Nonfiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Colores de la vida : Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish., Cynthia Weill, (ebook)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781935955115
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
064B6024-EA02-42B5-9FC1-816DF39AD99D
System control number
ODN0001267958
Label
Colores de la vida : Mexican Folk Art Colors in English and Spanish., Cynthia Weill, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781935955115
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
064B6024-EA02-42B5-9FC1-816DF39AD99D
System control number
ODN0001267958

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