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Canadian Folk Art

Old Ways in a New Land

by Michael Bird

  • 384 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by OUP Canada .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393245M
ISBN 100195404246
ISBN 109780195404241

  Few countries possess a folk music as rich and culturally varied as Canada's. Traditional folk music of European origin has been present in Canada since the arrival of the first French and British settlers in the 16th and 17th centuries (see Folk Music, Anglo-Canadian; Folk music, Franco-Canadian). Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs Exhibitions: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Price Collection of Folk Art.; Robert McLaughlin Gallery. ISBN:

From the heart: folk art in Canada Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies McClelland and Stewart, in cooperation with National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, - Art - .   This is a blog devoted to folk art both traditional and contemporary. It is written by Shaun Markey. Folk Art in the Attic is also the title of Shaun's book describing 35 years of picking, collecting and dealing. The book is available from Chapters, Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Shaun writes for the Maine Antique Digest, Canadian Antiques and Vintage, The New .

One is drawn into the pages of Canadian Folk Art to by its delightful cover, which shows a detail of a circa game board with a hunter and his dog painted in flat blocks of muted colour. On the first inside page, a couple gingerly holding hands is part of carved diorama. And thus starts the reader’s journey into the remarkable world of Canadian folk art. - Explore gargamelrules's board "Folk Art", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Art, Folk art and Folk.9 pins.


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Folk art enthusiasts will no doubt respond to this book with the 'enthusiasm and pleasure' that the authors mention in the preface." Maine Antique Digest, March "As you approach Canadian Folk Art tothe cover shows a painted detail of a hunter and his dog from a circa Quebec gameboard/5(1).

Canadian folk artists create artwork that is utilitarian, decorative and high quality, including jewelry, woven art, carved figures, recycled metal art, portraits in paint and sculpture as well as unique handmade artifacts of various materials.

The regional uniqueness is the essence of the folk artwork and very collectible. Canadian Folk Art to is a page compendium beautifully showcasing museum quality examples of folk art by Canadian artists and example is presented in a full color photograph taken by James A.

Chambers and is accompanied by a succinct descriptive comment. "Canadian Folk Art to is a page compendium beautifully showcasing museum quality examples of Canadian Folk Art book art by Canadian artists and craftsmen.

Each example is presented in a full color photograph taken by James A. Chambers and is accompanied by a succinct descriptive comment/5(6). Canadian Folk Art: Old Ways in a New Land by Michael Bird () [Bird, Michael S] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Canadian Folk Art: Old Ways in a New Land by Michael Bird ()5/5(1). Perhaps the first book of its kind in on Quebec folk art and artists. Focused on an exhibition on St. Helens Island in Montreal; it covers such artists as Georges Edouard Tremblay and his rug hooking school in Pointe-au-Pic, Aurore Benoit and her group working with silk and cotton mats, the three Bourgault brothers in St-Jean-Port-Joli, and.

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Let’s get started. The book also features more than sixty-five colour photos including several taken by noted photographer Bob Brooks in for the Star Weekly. Today, anyone can visit the tiny house that has become a folk art phenomenon/5(13).

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About: Canadian folklore and fairy tales were influenced by region and ethno-cultural groups around Canada. With Inuit-Indian folklore, French Canadian and Anglo-Canadian folklore, to name just a few, the breadth of folkloric history in Canada is a vast and colorful one.

The f olk tales are filled with legends of the Sasquatch, Ogopogo and. Welcome to our world, contemporary Canadian folk art. Kleinburg, Ont.: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, c (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Susan M Foshay; Pascale Galipeau; Nancy Tousley; McMichael Canadian Art Collection.

Canadian folk art to [John A Fleming; Michael J Rowan; James A Chambers; Canadian Museum of Civilization,] (Art Book) Description: xxxvi, pages: colour illustrations ; 24 cm: # Canadian Museum of Civilization = Mus\u00E9e canadien des civilisations\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.

: Canadian folk art: Old ways in a new land () by Michael S. Bird and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $ - $   'Maudie' Made Such Joyful Art, Sally Hawkins stars in Maudie, the true story of Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis, who painted cheerful.

Maud Lewis, “Untitled (White Cats with Blue Eyes)” (ca. ), oil on board, 13 3/4 × 15 15/16 in. (Private Collection, Nova Scotia, image Author: Brigit Katz.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bird, Michael S., Canadian folk art. Toronto: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm: Other Titles: Canadian folk art: Responsibility.While the folk art was great to see, it was also a fitting backdrop for a launch of the book Canadian Folk Art to It was a pleasure to meet the authors John Fleming and Michael Rowan, as well as photographer James Chambers.

I haven’t had a chance to read the book cover to cover yet, but I am impressed by the scope of work featured.