Quilts, Rag Dolls, and Rocking Chairs: Folk Arts and Crafts
by Gus Snedeker
A patchwork quilt...a handmade mandolin...a rag doll...a wooden chair--all these things are examples of folk arts and crafts. They are useful objects that are also beautiful.
Learn about various kinds of folk art, including:
* religious objects
* musical instruments
* quilts, clothes, and other fabric arts
In folk traditions, art is a part of everyday life. And people still enjoy folk art today.
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