Hopf, Claudia, SCHERENSCENITTE, John Baer's Sons, C. 1971, Lancaster, Pa., (p. 6).
Fiarotta, Phyllis and Noel, THE YOU AND ME HERITAGE TREE, C. 1976, Workman Publishing Co., Inc. (Juv.).
Harrower, Dorothy, DECOUPAGE, (reprint article from Art Horizon Magazine, 1930).
Laliberte and Mogelon, THE ART OF STENCIL, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., C. 1971 (pps. 12 and 13).
Laliberte and Mogelon, SILHOUETTES, SHADOWS, AND CUTOUTS, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.
Purdy, FESTIVALS TO CELEBRATE, (Juv.).
Stoddart, Brigitte, PAPERCUTTING, Taplinger Publishing Co., C. 1971, (pps. 12, 13, 36, 46, 47, 48, 72).
Family Creative Workshop (Time-Life Series), Vol. 23, C. 1976.
Hadassan Magazine, May 1977, (cover plus).
Ladies Circle Home Crafts, No. 10, 1976, (cover, page 26 plus).
Modern Maturity, August-September 1975, (page 54 plus).
Yankee Magazine, December 1975, "Sew a Christmas," (inside back cover plus).
Four King Feature items "Leisure Craftsman", by Phyllis Fiarotta, West Orange, New Jersey.
There is a privately printed WYCINAKKI, POLISH FOLD PAPER-CUTS, c. 1972, based on the book by Josef Grabowski, WYCINANKA LUDOWA, c. 1955, Warszawa, Sztuka, in the Polish language, with regional designs but no instructions.
Ausubel, Nathan, PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE, Crown Publishers, Inc., c. 1966 (p. 346).
Carrick, Alice Van Leer, SHADES OF OUR ANCESTORS, Little Brown, and Co., c. 1928.
Hawley, W. M., CHINESE FOLK DESIGN, Dover Publication, c. 1949 (PB).
Meyer, Franz Sales, HANDBOOK OF ORNAMENT, Dover Publication, c. 1957 (PB).
Johnson, Pauline, CREATING WITH PAPER, University of Washington Press, c. 1958.
Antiques Magazine, May 1950 Folk Art Issue, (p. 349 plus).
Clipper Magazine, (Pan-American Airline giveaway),(page 28 plus), by Gay Nagle
Design Magazine, Spring 1969, Silhouettes and scissors cutting, (p. 27 plus). by Lini R. Grol.
National Geographic Magazine, "Springtime of Hope in Poland," Peter T. White, April 1966, (p. 466 plus).
Januszkiewicy, Franciszek, Education in Poland, C. 1973, Warsaw.
Pilarski, Laura, "They Came From Poland", C. 1969.
Also consulted were biographies of Lola Montez, Chopin, Copernicus, George Sand and Princess Sapphia.
In addition, articles, magazines, and brochures put out by Lot Airways, Pol-Am News, the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, the National Observer, and the Quarter1y Review of the American Council of Polish Cultural Clubs, were consulted. Polish cookbooks, postcards of costumes by Irena Czarnecka, and views of Poland of Polish regional costumes displayed in the Polish Museum of America in Chicago were also the source of ideas.
Bairey, Earl H., FUNDAMENTALS OF SILK SCREEN PROCESS, Frederick Drake Co., Chicago, C. 1962.
Clemence, Will, THE BEGINNER'S BOOK OF SCREEN PROCESS PRINTING, Pitman Pub. Co., C. 1959.
Illustrated Library of Arts and Crafts, Fuller and Dees, Times-Mirror, Volume 1, C. 1974.
Kinsey, Anthony, INTRODUCING SCREEN PRINTING, Watson Guptill Pub., C. 1967. Steffen, Bernard, SILK SCREEN, Grosset and Dunlap, Inc., New York, C. 1963.
Material on Jewish papercutting was obtained from the sixteen volume Judeica Encyclopedia, as well as from Comins and Leaf, Arts/Crafts for the Jewish Club, Union of Hebrew Congregation, C. 1934.
Massachusetts: Abbot Public Library, Marblehead Boston Public Library, Boston Melrose Public Library, Melrose Lincoln Public Library, Linco1n Lynn Public Library, Lynn Saugus Public Library, Saugus East Branch Library, Salem West Lynn Branch, Lynn Rosindale Branch Library, Rosindale Maine: Camden Public Library, Camden
In addition to the scrap papers which may come your way from colored evelopes, record dust covers, colored paper bags from department stores, and commerical flyers, the following are outlets for materials useful in making WYCINANKI: Dennison Manufacturing Co,
Framingham, Ma. 01701
Hammett, J.L. Co.
48 Canal St., Boston, Ma.
Harvard Sq., Cambridge, Ma.
Hatfield Color Shop
857 Boylston St., Boston, Ma.
Lambert Co., Inc.
920 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, Ma.
Atlantic Ave., Marblehead, Ma. 01945
111 Washington St., Marblehead, Ma. 01945
67 High St., Danvers, Mass.
66 Washington St., Marblehead, Ma.
236 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10010
158 Newbury St., Boston, Ma.
Polish Museum of America Gift Shop
984 Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, Il. 60602
Lectro-stik is available from Lamnbert Co., Inc., which also offers a free catalogue of other items.
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee
Polish Museum of America, Chicago
Cooper Union, New York
Note: I have listed books, magazines, and articles by author first, as they are usually listed in this way. If your library does not have these materials, use the information to request an inter-library loan. Some large libraries will photocopy articles for you for a small fee, if you provide adequate information. Older books may be out of print, but may be obtainable through old bookstores or search services.
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