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Mudworks: Creative Clay, Dough, and Modeling Experiences (Bright Ideas for Learning Centers)

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Publisher Comments:

HANDS-ON ART EXPLORATION FOR

SCHOOL • HOMESCHOOL • MUSEUMS • LIBRARIES • CHILDCARE • HOME • CAMP

Inside MUDWORKS experience ...

Funclay • Bead Clay • Breadcraft • Pate Brisee • Salt and Stretch Goo • Crepe Paper Jewelry • Spackle Relief Panel • Gingerbread Architecture • Tissue Mache • Carving Paste • Toothpaste Putty • Strip Papier-Mache • Doggie Biscuits • Clay Modeling • Sand Castle Keeper • ad 110 more art experiences.

Discover chapters in ...

Playdough • Bread Dough • Plaster of Paris • Papier-Mache • Edible Art Dough • Modeling Mixtures and More

*From the author of "Storybook Art" and "Discovering Great Artists"*

MUDWORKS was chosen by ALA for the Best of the Best Children's Media and given a starred review in Booklist, which follows:

"Anyone who likes to play in mud, playdough, papier-mache, and similar mediums will love this book of over 125 clay, dough, and modeling mistures. First chapter has 31 playdough recipes alone! Uses common house-hold materials and requires no expertise. Ideal for fun or serious art for all ages – for home, school, or childcare. A classic!" (Also available in a bilingual ebook, Spanish and English.)

~ ALA for the Best of the Best Children's Media, Booklist starred reviw

"Having all the creative goosh and moosh recipes in one book makes MUDWORKS a wonderful resource."

~ Bev Box, educator and author, "Don't Move the Muffin Tins"

"Another gem! MUDWORKS will be a treasured resource and will keep my creative kids column stocked in modeling experiences for years to come. Mudworks is required reading."

~ Lois Walker, columnist, "Creative Kids", Vancouver Province newspaper

"What fantastic activities! Over 100 gooey, open-ended ways to engage children's creativity, language, visual perception, and motor development. I highly recommend it for children of all ages – high school included!

~ Dr. Jane Bluestein, author of "21st Century Discipline"

"MUDWORKS contains a wealth of creative, independent art ideas in an easy to use, fun format. Wonderful – children will especially love the edible art experiences."

~ Carolyn Haas, coauthor of "I Saw A Purple Cow"

Synopsis:

Anyone who likes to play in mud, playdough, papier-mache and similar mediums will love this book of over 125 clays, doughs, and modeling mixtures you can make yourself. The first chapter alone has 31 playdough recipes! Mudworks uses common household materials and requires no expertise. Ideal for fun or serious art for all ages, for home, school, or childcare.

Also available in a bilingual Spanish and English version in eBook format, "Mudworks Bilingual".

1990 Benjamin Franklin Gold Award

1990 American Library Association (ALA) Starred Review

1995 ALA "Best of the Best" Books and Media for Children

Synopsis:

Categorized by art media, this book offers a delightfully messy range of creative activities for children to explore and experience.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 147) and indexes.

About the Author

MaryAnn F. Kohl is the award-winning author of Discovering Great Artists, First Art, and Preschool Art. She lives in Bellingham, Washington.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword 12

Introduction 13-14

Chapter 1:

PLAYDOUGH

Cooked

Salty Fundough 16

Salt Playdough 17

Play Clay 18

Cornstarch Dough 19

Funclay 1 20

Funclay 2 21

Salty Oil Dough 1 22

Salty Oil Dough 2 23

Sand Modeling 24

Salt Oil Alum Dough 25

Sugar Dough 26

Lint Modeling 27

Uncooked

Basic Art Dough 28

Bakers Clay 29

Oily Dough 1 30

Oily Dough 2 31

Salt Modeling Clay 32

Quick Modeling 33

Oil Alum Clay 34

Salt Alum Modeling 35

Easy Salt Dough 36

Oily Cloud Dough 37

Coffee Dough 38

Cinnamon Dough 39

Soapy Dough 40

Cornmeal Dough 41

Oatmeal Dough 42

Cotton Dough 43

Glue Dough 44

Shampoo Dough 45

Vinegar Dough 46

Bead Clay 47

Map Modeling 1 48

Map Modeling 2 49

Crepe Paper Modeling 50

Crepe Paper Jewelry 51

Sawdust Mixture 52

Chapter 2:

BREAD DOUGH

Working with Bread Doughs 54-55

Baked

Basic Breadcraft 56

Colored Dough 57

Patti's Bread Clay 58

Brick Bread 59

Frozen Bread Dough 60

Brown Bread Modeling 61

Dried

Rose Petal Beads 62

Cornstarch Bread 63

Bread and Glue Dough 64

Easy Bread Clay . 65

Bread Modeling 66

Chapter 3:

PLASTER OF PARIS

Sand Cast 68

Mosaic Sand Cast 69

Mosaic in Plaster 70

Leaf Casting 71

Ice Cube Sculpture 72

Balloon Creatures 73

Bag Sculpture 74

Fantasy Sculptures 75

Putty Cast 76

Spackle Relief Panel 77

Marble Plaster 78

Simulated Marble 79

Zonalite Sculpture 80

Alabaster Plaster 81

Gesso Painting 82

Gesso Modeling 83

Cloth Dipping 84

Chapter 4:

PAPIER-MACHE

Soft Papier-Mache Pulp 86

Strip Papier-Mache 87

Papier-Mache Pulp 88

Papier-Mache Mash 89

Tissue Mache 90

Bottle Sculpture 91

Flour Papier-Mache 92

Sawdust Modeling 93

Wallpaper Paste 94

Paper Paste 95

Thin Paste 96

Chapter 4:

EDIBLE DOUGH ART

Baked

Sculpture Cookie Dough 98-99

Sculpture Cookie Pops 100-101

Roll Sculpture Dough 102

Rich Roll Sculptures 103

Pretzel Dough 104

Doggie Biscuits 105

Pate Brisee 106

Pate Brisee Sucree 107

Piecrust 108

Gingerbread Mix Dough 109

Gingerbread Architectural Dough 110-111

House Assembling 112

Architectural Icing 113

Flow Icing 113

Joy Gingerbread 114

Stained Glass Dough 115

Unbaked

Peanut Syrup Dough 116

Peanut Butter Play Dough 117

Frosting Dough 118

Mashed Potatoes 119

Yummy Dough 120

Chapter 5:

MODELING MIXTURES AND MORE

Mudworks 122

Sandworks 123

Sand Castle 124

Sand Castle Keeper 125

Nutty Putty 126

Toothpaste Putty 127

Plastic Jello 128

Sidewalk Chalk 129

Salt and Starch Goo 130

Goop 131

Carving Paste 132

Soap Stone Carving 133

Detergent Dough 134

Soap Balls 135

Soapsuds Clay 136

Indoor Snowmen 137

Wax Sculpture 138

Crayon Molds 139

Clay Modeling 140

Moist Clay 141-142

Chapter 6:

RESOURCE GUIDE

Commercial Clay and Modeling Products. . 144-146

Where to Find 146

Bibliography 147

Index 148-149

Product Details

ISBN:
9780935607024
ill.:
Kerr, Kathleen
Author:
Kerr, Kathleen
Author:
Kohl, MaryAnn F.
Publisher:
Bright Ring Publishing
Location:
Bellingham, WA :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
Art - General
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Modeling
Subject:
Clay
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Art & Art Instruction
Subject:
Dough
Subject:
Dough -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / General
Subject:
Children s-Crafts
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Bright Ideas for Learning (TM)
Series Volume:
86-2
Publication Date:
19891131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
152
Dimensions:
8.5 x 11 in 0.5 lb
Age Level:
03-08

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"Synopsis" by ,
Anyone who likes to play in mud, playdough, papier-mache and similar mediums will love this book of over 125 clays, doughs, and modeling mixtures you can make yourself. The first chapter alone has 31 playdough recipes! Mudworks uses common household materials and requires no expertise. Ideal for fun or serious art for all ages, for home, school, or childcare.

Also available in a bilingual Spanish and English version in eBook format, "Mudworks Bilingual".

1990 Benjamin Franklin Gold Award

1990 American Library Association (ALA) Starred Review

1995 ALA "Best of the Best" Books and Media for Children

"Synopsis" by ,
Categorized by art media, this book offers a delightfully messy range of creative activities for children to explore and experience.
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