3 Dimensional Arts

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3 Dimensional Arts
Carving
Clay Modeling (and other plastic 3-D media)
Fabric Arts
Metalworking
Mobiles
Musical Instruments
Pottery

 

Carving

Ideas for projects:

A. Soap carving

 

Clay Modeling (or other plastic 3-D media)

Ideas for projects:

A.

 

Fabric Arts

Ideas for projects:

A. Gimp

B. Macrame

C. Weaving on a simple loom

Instructions for simple weaving project on this Web site

D. Reed or rope mats

E. Basketmaking

 

Metalworking

Ideas for projects:

A. Wire sculpture

The master of wire sculpture is Alexander Calder; you can see his wire sculptures works at this URL: http://www.calder.org/work/by-category/wire-sculpture — And here’s a Web page on making Calder-inspired art with gr. 5.

 

Mobiles

Ideas for projects:

A. Assembling related objects in a mobile

 

Musical Instruments

Ideas for projects:

A. Idiophones:
— claves
— cajon drum

B. Membranophones:
— drums
— kazoos

C. Aerophones:
— bullroarer
— Pan pipes: building and playing instructions on this site
— digeridoo

D. Chordophones:
— rubber band zither
— Aeolian harp

Pottery

Ideas for projects:

A. Coil-built pots

B. Lamps used in the Ancient Near East

 

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