Program Flyer: The Art and Science of Natural Dyes


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Content Provider
Contact Information
Dale Hilton
dhilton@clevelandart.org
11150 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH  44106
Phone: (216) 707-2491
Program Title
The Art and Science of Natural Dyes
Program Type
Individual Program
Program Rating
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Target Audience
Education: Grade(s) 4, 5, 6
Maximum Number of Participants
30
Minimum Number of Participants
1
Primary Disciplines
Fine Arts, Sciences
Program Description
Discover the plant, animal and mineral sources for the colors and pigments we use every day. Vivid multimedia and classroom activities help explain the processes of extracting pigments to create dyes. Textile art from around the world and through history will provide a rich context for learning. Each student creates a wool and paper bookmark to keep.

The Teacher Materials for this program are sent in the mail - PLEASE INCLUDE THE TEACHER'S MAILING ADDRESS IN THE COMMENTS SECTION ON YOUR REGISTRATION.


Program Format
1.Introduction to using natural dyes throughout history.
2.Students classify whether certain items could be used as plant, animal, and mineral dyes.
3.View museum artwork made using animal dyes, and students try using the same dye on their bookmarks (provided in the teacher information packet.)
4.View museum artwork dyed with plant dyes, and students use plant dye on their bookmarks.
5.View museum artwork dyed with mineral dyes, and students use mineral dye on their bookmarks.
6.Finish filling out student viewing guides and ask final questions.
Objectives
Students will understand that dyes can be classified as natural or synthetic.
Students will understand how plants, animals and mineral sources provide colors and pigments for natural dyes.
National/Common Core Standards to which this program aligns
All programs are aligned with the National Education Standards, Ohio Department of Education Academic Standards, and New York State Learning Standards.
State/Regional Standards to which this program aligns
Program Length
45-60 minutes
Program Cost
By Request: $145.00
By Request Premium: $130.00
Program Fee Notes
Purchase orders are due within 10 days of registration. Payment is due in full within 30 days of receiving the invoice. Invoices are sent upon program completion.
Cancellation Policy
Programs are non-refundable, however cancellations due to technical difficulties, school closings, or those received 48 hours in advance may be rescheduled for no additional charge. Rescheduling is subject to availability.
Is recording allowed?
No

Program Delivery Mode(s)
Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Zoom

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