Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on April 11, 1976 · Page 10
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4B Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Sunday, April 11, 1976 r.\vi;riKMi,i,i%, ARKANSAS Five Students To Exhibit At Art Center Hints From Heloise-If Suitcases Look Alike Five slwlcnls al Fayotteville Iligli School have been selected to exhibit at the Arkansas Art Center in Little .Rock in Iho "·Young Arkansas Artisls" annual exhibit which is on display until Aluy 9. The students are Naolo Sekl- jjuclu. wall hanging; Tina iMintcr, macratnc; Burlcnc Goats, drawing; Laura Ingrain, ceramics; and Bobby Adam, jAiintEng. Dchby Adam also \yon second place in a state wide poster contest with the llieme "Breakfast Right-Breakfast Bright". The contest was sponsored by the University of Arkansas Home Kconomics College and judged by members of -the Arkansas Boxird of Education. In an earlier contest Sicld at the high school Bob Miller won first place using the theme "Future Week' 1 . Ihe theme chosen for the Biccnlennin year. The contest was sponsored by the school library. Allen Baker won second place. Mrs. Virginia McN'Mir is in strueior in the art classes. Dear Heloise: The lady who wrote to you! about p u t t i n g a yellow disk on jlier luggage lo identify it quickly was a sin mi cookie, lull let me share wlial I did. I made orange wool pompons and lied one on the handle of each piece of . luggage. My luggage is dark green so llic ontrast was super. When I am wailing for my igl'ugc lo conic oulo the t u r n able at the airport, I can spot i instantly. You should' hear the com- nenls froni the.people ai'oum: me saying, "flow cute! Ant mart, too" and that I slioulc vi'ite that one lo Hcloise! -Jil 1'elsco , QUALIFY.FOR STATE ART EXHIBIT . · .'Mrs. McNair (jar left) instructor poses with FayctteviUe High School students who ''works fire on display in lite 'Young Arkansas Artists exhibit. The students are from left tfroiif row) Debby Adam, and Laura Ingrain* (back row) Allan Baker, Burlene Goats, and Bob Miller, Not pictured are Xaoto Sekiguchi and Tina Miuter: . · · On Leave : Seaman Allen C. Edmondson son of Mr. and Mrs.- Frederick i\ T . Edmondson of Springdale is home on leave from the Navy He bus completed basic training in Orlando, Fla. and will retiin there for an eight-week basl electronics a n d electricity school." Later he will report tc Great Lakes, 111., for a two yea slinL in the nuclear power plan school. . b a n d , - a n d store it in Hie rcfi'i -ator or freezer. When 1 waiil lo reheat it, place the hug (or hags, as c case may he) into a pot boiling waier and in no lime ciything is heated through. l'o my delight, I [ind thai crything tastes exactly" as it d originally, with no .'flaw ss or soggiiicss from having add a little water. The best purl, in addition to You sure are right about eas.\ denlification, and we're grate ill for your, taking the lim 0 share your method with us. 1 have green luggage, loo inri it seems like every olhe XTSOII in the world has luggag' just like mine. I am an .Aires, so I stud some big purple decafs on m luggage and I can spoL it rigu away. -- Heloise II v Dear Heloise: 1 have found a delightful wa to re-heat leftovers, "·Whenever I cook one of thos vegetables that comes in ii own plastic cooking bag,-1 was the bag well ;md save it.. Then when I have a snja amount of something leflovc 1 place il in one of those hug secure il tighlU' with a rtihbo the delicious leftovers, Is that here arc no cooking pots or refrigerator howls to wash. -Mrs. M.B. Dear lleloisc: , A few drops of cold water spread around the plate with the fingertips before nnmolding gctatin, permits a slight ?carrangemenl of the jellied dish in.casn it .doesn't- center- ·opcrly. - - Hazel Peacock This Week' Special 30 day terms available upon approval Pratt Lambert --White and Colors Vapex House Paint $7.95 . , Free delivery and experienced personnel lo serve you. . ' " " ' . · ' · " , · · ' P H . (501) 442-2351 HILLGR6ST LUIUBeR] ' AND SUPPLY COMPANY, INO, 2401 H. GREGG F A Y E T T E V I L U E ^ Recycling Hobby Turns Cigar Boxes Into An Art Form. :Ey VIVIAN BROWN AP Ncwsfeatnres Writer Cigar boxes always have been recycled into other boxes [or jewelry, bills, sewing, whatnots. and even into shadow boxes, but one recycling hobby , that caught States before the in the United turn of the century was tramp ar t , ivhich turned boxes into an art form. Helalne Fendelman, who- collects 'the folk art, was explaining -tramp art at the National Arts 'and Antiques show, where she had one of (he interesting exhibits at the Madison Square Garden show, largely dominated by jewelry. "Tramp art was made out of pieces of ivoort from cigar, fruit and vegetable boxes and pieces of pine., These were chipped and carved or notched on the edges, usually a pocket Layering of the notched wood ives a cumulative effect to the )ieces so that they look heavy. Many cigar h ox es were very so [t wood, which was easily chipped. Others wore Brazilian mahogany and Spanish cedar. knife. Glue and nails often were used to hold the pieces .together. The chipped art often is in pyramid form, either the motif that decorates the piece or the piece itself. There are early examples in many areas of the world of the art, which traveled to the United Stales middle of the 19th century. the Caju-n £ re neb Book Nearing Publication CROWLEY, La. (AP) -- Ca-llary and phrases from native jun French, the archaic patois-French spt-akers in Cameron used in South Louisiana and re- Acadia. Vermilion, Lafayette, IN_ EXHIBIT Her exhibit of the wood pieces included chipped little vilcd by language purists, achieving academic respect ability-. | A Cajun French textbook,' chimed by its author to be a first; is ncaring publication. For. the. first time, the soft French South Louisiana kiher- ted from Acadian forebears will be set down in the written word as a formal course for use , in "its natural environment, the classroom," said the textbook's author. Jumes D. Faulk. Faulk. a French instructor in Acadia Parish schools, said the book'is the first .of two volumes designed to teach French as it is spoken by natives of South Louisiana, rather than as it is spoken in France. The book is divided into them a t i c - u n i t s -- the home, the city,"foad and the family.-Each u n i t , introduces a new vocabulary of Cajun words and idiomatic expressions, and uses the vocabulary to teach the rules of grammar. Faulk said he created 41 phonetic symbols by using familiar English sounds to (.each pronun ciatlon. Course materials have been used on an experimental basis since the 1974-1975 school year. The author gathered vocabu St. M a r t i n ami Iberia parishes. "The book's value is both cchnical and cultural," said 'aulk, a college and high ichool instructor for 25 years. "The purpose of teaciiing a orefgn language is lo have slu- pincushion on a pedestal, a niece with litlle diamonds and nearls that showed great imagination "and could not have been dune by a common hobo or bum," Mrs. Fendelman explained. ''It had lo be someone with skill and intelligence." A very interesting mirror had three carved eagles, one larger in the top center. i\ planter on legs h a d ' been made from a dynamite crate She" also showed a ; beautiful chaise lounge with the chipped frame made entirely m i l . o f - c i gar boxes. The springs hat conic from an old tractor. Although she had 'begun her own collection when she received a gift of a piece, she be came so interested, she now ha more than 100 pieces, she says She planned to wrile an articl on the 'art, but became so in Erigued with the subject tha she wrote a book, "Tram Art," which was recently pub lents native speakers. The ma-.lishcd. orily of people in this arcui The book has more than IOC peak Cajun French, and if the illustrations including Indent attempts lo work and ive. in South Louisiana, then :ajun French meets his immediate needs better." Kautk said his purpose in vriting the text was not to re- alfice or compete with the .caching o/ standard French, jut to offer Cajun French as an alternative for stijdcnls. He, also sa^ granc father clocks (two have Set Thomas works), a miniatur roHlop desk, a fireplace over mantle, a 7-foot-tall avmoire in trk'ately carved, headboards picture -frames, sideboards the like. ORIGIN OF STYLES Stylos were often influence aid many Cajun customs by the country of origin, known only hy Cajun j maple leaf design on one sm French terms, in this way, the! chest might indicate that In course in Cajun -French, he | said, serves us a cultural rein-[ lorcenient. Individuals and organizations have worried in the past that Cajun French would disappear. A student's request- to 'learn lo converse in French with his ; randmother prompted the idea r the course. "Al thai point, I knew tfvat iece .is of Canadian origin ome with hunt ing sy mbol light have been crafted at rus c camps. ; The art has often been callec obo art, but it was too well one for hobos (o have been 'the nly source, she explained. A ramp of the 191 h century was peddler of his own. skills. The righial · craftsmen were' the Vanderburschen --- wanders trampers -- = who immigrated the'.United Slates .for ijobs. vhittlmg was a favorite pursuit s they .tramp ed th e conn - ryside looking for work. Flowers, animals, patriotic and religious symbols as well as geometric patterns are used is motifs. Some - cigar box la ids were worked into the "overall designs. Many well-caryct ticces have the notched "cigar ox pieces decorating "other iinds of boxes , wSiicSi form ' :ase. To he authentic, tramp art must be chip-carved layered. iMalchstick art, \vhicl Is oftfin palled tramp art; wa irobably done by prisoners, she says. "In Ihe early part of the 2Gth century people were given do it-yourself tricks to do and think that spawned interest be cause there are so many tram art pieces tliat are almost iide; tical. Tlie Hems "that survive were to o good to be throw away." Cigar boxes, were used he cause they were available -- , a bu t a few s E ates made th cm and they could be bought for few pennies. Mrs. Fcndelman and herhus band, Burfon, who also coltecl the tramp art, have an antique shop and arc active with th American Museum of Folk Ar They plan exhibits in severa cities with the art. gra for poin e f f o r t ail of my efforts were not helping him meet his immediate needs," Faulk said. "I knew that he had to learn Cajun French." DRIVE TO NEOSHO . . . For a Pleasant Outing and the Best in Nursery Shopping Beautify your home as a showplace or simply for your own satisfaction for gracious, enjoyable * ' living. 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