A Rag tapestry by 25 children

United States, 1968

Film
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A series of workshops for children at the Metropolitan Museum of Art reveals the entire process involved in making a rag tapestry. Follows process from initial concept through drawing to production. Using wool scraps the 8-12 year-olds create, at little cost, a colorful 3 x 10 foot tapestry.

Credits

director

George Zabriskie

producer

Julien Bryan

production company

International Film Foundation

Language

English

Duration

00:10:48:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27731

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Tapestry

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Study and teaching

Crafts & Visual Arts → Children's art

Crafts & Visual Arts → Tapestry

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Art - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Handicraft - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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