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  • MaryAnn Kohl
    Thanks for the great idea! I decided to put in William Sidney Mount because my chapter on Early American Art was a bit skimpy. This Alex Grey is really
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      Thanks for the great idea!
      I decided to put in William Sidney Mount because my chapter on Early American Art was a bit skimpy.
      This Alex Grey is really fascinating...fun...I'll consider his art in the future.

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      On Feb 23, 2008, at 10:28 AM, Brandy wrote:

      Isn't Alex Grey also American? My middle school students love his art
      the most. 

      --- In art_education@ yahoogroups. com, Jennifer Freck
      <jennarations@ ...> wrote:
      >
      > Hey MaryAnn...this is probably too late but was it hugely expensive 
      > to include Jacob Lawrence? :)
      > Jenna
      > On Feb 1, 2008, at 10:49 AM, MaryAnn Kohl wrote:
      > 
      > >
      > > Hello, All...I'm finishing up a new book on Great American Artists 
      > > for Kids (ages 4-10), and have a couple of spots open.
      > > Any suggestions for someone you just love that I left out?
      > > (No Andrew or Jamie Wyeth -- they say they have enough books about 
      > > them already!?!)
      > >
      > > Not to be too picky, but anyone you suggest should have something 
      > > about their technique or style that would be fun for kids to 
      > > explore...
      > > And, I don't have very many from early America, so that would be 
      > > fun to add to. Maybe I should add Constable or Homer. Hmmm.
      > >
      > > A few important artists are not included because the permissions to 
      > > show their art was too horrible to go through. (As in...HUGE fees!!!).
      > >
      > > Anyway, I would love your input. I want this book to shine! Thank 
      > > you so much. I value each and every response...oh, this book is 
      > > geared to young artists up through about age ten, though it would 
      > > be a good resource for anyone, I think.
      > >
      > > MaryAnn
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      > > 360 592 9201 office • 800 480 4278 • 360 592 4503 fax
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