Finger-Painting and How I Do It by Ruth Faison Shaw 1947 - Soft Cover / Paperback - Art for All - Children Adults Technique History


Title: Finger-Painting and How I Do It

Author: Ruth Faison Shaw

Description: Staple bound book has edge wear to the spine and edges of wraps. Light bumping at the fore edge corners. Name printed in small letters on front cover. No other marks. Binding is sound. Scarce.

Finger painting techniques for adults for creating landscapes, marine scenes, florals, abstracts, animals, all over designs for decorative use and more. Also, shows some children's finger painting, with a short blurb on the Shaw School in Rome where finger painting and its techniques had some of their origins with the author in 1929. Shaw is credited with bringing finger painting to the US for used in American art education in 1932. She patented a safe non-toxic paint for use in 1931.

Binding: Staple bound soft cover

Condition: Very Good–

Publisher: Art for All, Inc.

Place: New York

Year: 1947

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 8.5 x 11 inches

Pages: 47 pages.

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