Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Indian Arts-Basketry; silversmithing; blanket weaving; dress; painting; (food plants) (symbolism); quill and bead work; tomahawks; textiles, 1946-1959
Abstract This series contains projects on art education, basket weaving, Native American art, fiber art, and textiles. Materials include photos, documents, and bound publications. Original Order maintained - materials are arranged alphabetically, based on Dr. LaPierre's file names and organizational scheme.
Abstract Series contains copies from books and articles related to doctoral studies with D.U., produced while Dr. La Pierre worked with Stanford professor Dr. Elliot Eisner, and also publications written by Dr. La Pierre. Articles may contain personal notes, newspaper clippings, and syllabi and lecture notes of classes attended and taught. Original Order maintained - materials are organized alphetically, based on Dr. La Pierre's file names and organizational scheme.
Abstract Dr. Sharon Greenleaf La Pierre's career in art and art education spans more than 30 years, beginning with design and textile crafts at several community colleges. Dr. La Pierre developed departments at those colleges dedicated to design and weaving, while she continued to develop her own craft as an exhibiting artist. Earning a Ph.D. in Education (with a focus on Curriculum Leadership) in 1987, Dr. La Pierre has since lead a number of foundations and conferences, notably one at the University...