|The fascinating art of Polish papercutting, or Wycinanki (vee-shee-nan-kee), comes to life in this colorful program. Scenes of everyday life in Poland set the stage for Magdalena Nowacka-Jannotta, a Polish-American artist, to demonstrate this traditional folk art. You will learn about the basic forms and their meanings while watching her create intricate patterns with her favorite tool, a sheep shears! If you are a teacher, this is a perfect resource to introduce your students to the incredible craft of Polish papercutting.
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