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November 28, 2007

More Carpet Designs > Fall 2007

In the Fall 2007, another group of 2d Digital Design students have completed the Digital Carpet Project.
Here are some of their designs, and their reflections on the project:

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This original design by Amara Barthelemy has a traditional, folk art symmetry.


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This carpet by Jane Olila has a more contemporary, asymmetrical design.

November 4, 2007

Art Education Lesson Plans

Art Education students at UMD developed art lessons to integrate the Tulip and Arabesque curriculum into projects with elementary and middle school classes.

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Downloadable PDFs of lesson examples:

Magic Carpet Lesson Plan
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Ceramic Tile Lesson Plan
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Printmaking + Calligraphy Lesson Plan
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Art of Turkey Lesson Plan
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View Art Ed students working with children in the schools in the Tulip & Arabesque Online Exhibit:
http://www.d.umn.edu/art/tulip