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ERIC Number: EJ600363
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0004-3125
Take a Walk on the Wild Side, with Folk Artist Jack Barker.
Delacruz, Elizabeth Manley
Art Education, v52 n1 p46-52 Jan 1999
Discusses the life and artwork of Jack Barker who became a folk artist after running a local gas station in Essex, Illinois. Explains that art educators view student interactions with folk artists like Barker as valuable because these artists embody a creative spirit and a thirst for knowledge about materials and processes. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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