Georgian Court University
Art Lesson Plans
Weaving mats from Phragmites stems and leaves
Creating pens from Phragmites similar to those which revolutionized the writing systems of Ancient Egypt
Phragmites Appliqué: Creating a collage reminiscent of the "poor man’s gilding" straw art of New Mexico using Phragmites stems and leaves
Learn about use of color symbolism in different cultures through creation of a Phragmites bead necklace
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