Skip to content

Mud Art – Extras

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/six-months-to-save-lascaux-865819.html?action=Popup

17,000 year old paintings in the Lascaux caves in France. Many of the animals shown in the paintings are now extinct!

.

.

http://www.kumeyaay.info/body_paint_pigments.html?http%3A//www.kumeyaay.info/body_paint_pigments/indian_ochre.html

Ochre made by Native Americans to use as paints.

.

.

http://weavethings.blogspot.com/2008/12/theyre-bugs-theyre-dye-theyre-gross.html

Alpaca wool being colored with dye made from crushed up cochineal insects.

.

.

http://traditionsmexico.com/wr4_abun_yarn.html

Plants being prepared to be used to dye fabrics in Mexico.

.

.

http://traditionsmexico.com/wr4_abun_yarn.html

A woman selling dyes made from natural materials in Peru. Look at the range of colors!

.

.

This pot was made in the early 1900s using clay for the body and a rare mineral mixed with spinach plants for the pant.

.

.

http://www.usu.edu/geo/dehler/photosundiff/photosundif.html

The petroglyphs from Utah were chiseled into the rock face.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: