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My name is Ken and I teach high school art in San Jose CA. Next year I have
an idea for a project that will use the design shape and structure of a
Japanese Kimono and by using collage media creat a relief design. I have
looked in the library and the book stores for any informaton on Kimonos and
their history. If anyone out there could help me find some resource material
on this I would be extremely gratefull. My idea was to let the kids know as
much about Japanese design and theory before they tackle this. I will be
presenting this to my Art 4 seniors and A.P. students but I need books,web
sites or any media sources that will have to do with Japanese art and design
philosophy and Kimonos themselves.
Thank you in advance,
San Jose CA
Leigh High School