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Video Lending Library

East Asia

Program Title: Hokusai- The Life & Works of, The Art of Printmaking
EASC Code: AH-03
Series Title: Masterpiece Children's Art Video Series
Region/Country: Asia
Language: English
Subject: Arts & Music
Program Type: Feature
Media Type: VHS
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Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract:Masterpiece Children's Art Video Series
This Masterpiece Series provides a triple treat- a close-up look at the lives and works of the world's most famous artists plus three art lessons that focus on the style of each. These lessons reinforce the techniques and skills that the artist used and students will experience hand-on learning. The teacher kit included with each video explains the interdisciplinary connections that can be used throughout the cirriculum.

- Hokusai's Life and Work- 17 min. 47 sec.
- Haiku Poetry and Relief Prints -13 min. 11 sec.
- Sumi - ePainting Easy for Students to do! 14 minutes

Carolyn Lebo has taught art K-8 for over 30 years and served as Department Leader, Mentor, Teacher and Chairman of the Middle School Task Force for many years in the Conejo Unified School District in Thousand Oaks, California. She also teaches classes for Teachers at California Lutheran University. She developed the Art Masterpiece Video Series with her husband, Steve, a photographer and film maker. They both are dedicated to presenting the Masters of Art to young people- in a manner they can understand and appreciate. Each video has intriguing lessons that will reinforce what has been learned. The intriguing lessons that will reinforce what has been learned. The aesthetic questioning and critical thinking projects enhance the videos. Each is accompanied with a Complete Teacher's Guide.
Data Entry Date: 2/2/2005