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Re: [art_education] Help with Egyptian project

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  • ginamarie yacovelli
    Jeff, That sounds wonderful. Thursday would be the latest. THanks Gina On Oct 29, 2006, at 8:29 AM, Jeff Pridie wrote: Gina, I will see if I have pictures of
    Message 1 of 5 , Oct 29, 2006
      Jeff,
      That sounds wonderful.
      Thursday would be the latest.
      THanks
      Gina
      On Oct 29, 2006, at 8:29 AM, Jeff Pridie wrote:

      Gina,

      I will see if I have pictures of them. I do have the
      pattern layout I give the students and how they glue
      it together.

      Jeff Pridie

      P.S. I will look when I get into school Monday. How
      soon do you need it?

      --- ginamarie yacovelli <ginayac@...> wrote:

      > Jeff,
      >
      > Do you have pictures of it?
      > I am curious about the construction detail of the
      > cardboard.
      > Thanks
      > Gina
      >
      > On Oct 28, 2006, at 9:10 PM, Jeff Pridie wrote:
      >
      > Gina,
      >
      > I have done a simular project with my H.S. Art
      > History
      > students. They constructed the obelisk out of
      > cardboard first, glued it together using hot glue.
      > I
      > made the patterns first, they traced them on
      > cardboard
      > cut them out then glued together. Our industrial
      > arts
      > department donated used sandpaper and we glued
      > that to
      > the outside of the obelisk to give it the texture
      > of
      > sandstone. Students then either painted Egyptian
      > symbols on it or used Egyptian stamps I had and
      > stamped them on the construction. The obelisk
      > where 12
      > inches high by 2inches square.
      >
      > Another ideas is to make smaller ones out of red
      > clay
      > and have students carve the designs on them.
      >
      > Hope this helps.
      >
      > Jeff (Minnesota)
      >
      > --- ginamarie yacovelli <ginayac@...>
      > wrote:
      >
      > > Hi everyone,
      > >
      > > I am planning on making personal obelisk with my
      > 7th
      > > graders and I
      > > figured we would make them out of papier mache
      > but I
      > > can't figure out
      > > how to go about it. Could anyone give
      > suggestions
      > > even if it is using
      > > a different material.
      > >
      > > Thanks
      > > Gina in NJ
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      >
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