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Pennsylvania Folk Art

Pennsylvania Folk Art - The Red Church or the Art of Pennsylvania German Braucherei
The Red Church or the Art of Pennsylvania German

Pennsylvania Folk Art

A comprehensive guide to the history, theory and practice of Pow Wow, this book draws upon historical documentation, traditional methods, and a life of personal experience. Pow Wow, or Braucherei, as it is known by its practitioners, is a system of folk magic that has its roots in Christian and Pre-Christian Germany, but its character is wholy American - the quintissential American magical system. Drawing on quotes from the Bible, qabalistic principles and old gromoires, it is empowered by the Holy Trinity, and most practitioners consider themselves to be Christian, much like the Cunning Folk of England. The final chapter, about Doctor Santee, references material and uses a photograph that is copyright GLHoke, and used with permission. "The Red Church: The Art of Pennsylvania German Braucherei is the finest book on German magic to be seen in decades. Comprehensive in its historical, philosophical and cultural roots, The Red Church is a book that will be appreciated by academics and modern practitioners of not just folk and ceremonial magic alike, but also energetic and faith healing, symbolism, and cultural psychology. Extensively researched and documented, no one interested in the survival of Medieval and Renaissance magic into the modern era should be without a copy of it withi...

  • ASIN: 0982031858
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk Art
Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Check out masthof.com for more Henry J. Kauffman books as well as other great books like this one! Early Pa. Dutch settlers developed a flavor of their own historical folk art. This book brings together a representative collection of illustrative material (over 270 photos) as a super record of the Pennsylvania Dutch folk art.

  • Brand: Brand: Masthof Pr
  • ASIN: 1883294002
  • Part No: 9781883294007
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Pennsylvania Dutch Designs (International Design Library)
Pennsylvania Dutch Designs (International Design

Pennsylvania Folk Art

One of the ways in which the Mennonites, Moravians and other German farmfolk expressed their joy of living in southeastern Pennsylvania was in the adornment of documents (Fraktur and Vorschrift), samplers, house blessings, Valentines, furniture, needlework, walls and other craft examples with floral borders, hearts, tulips, doves and other motifs in vivid abundance. The designs reproduced faithfully here are not the commercial hex signs seen at roadside stands but the authentic art of the Pennsylvania German culture.

  • ASIN: 0880450320
Pennsylvania Folk Art - O Noble Heart - O Edel Herz: Fraktur and Spirituality in Pennsylvania German Folk Art
O Noble Heart - O Edel Herz: Fraktur and Spirituality in Pennsylvania German Folk

Pennsylvania Folk Art

This is a book about Pennsylvania Dutch art and the spiritual meanings behind it.

  • ASIN: 1578641667
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Painted Wood Projects in the Pennsylvania Folk Art Style
Painted Wood Projects in the Pennsylvania Folk Art

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Discusses Pennyslvania Dutch designs, provides patterns, and offers instructions for copying and painting the designs on various objects

  • ASIN: 0806905085
Pennsylvania Folk Art - The folk art of Pennsylvania Dutchland
The folk art of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Folk Art

  • ASIN: B0006WPKM0
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk Art
Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk

Pennsylvania Folk Art

This book serves as an admirable introductory guide to the Dutch country and its craftsmanship. Primarily, it is a practical compendium of the products of the early carpenters, metalworkers, printers, glassmakers, potters, etc. of the area. But a preliminary text by the author gives a wealth of information on the history of the people and the region, and on their architectural themes, furniture, textiles, Fraktur-Schriften, and other arts. More than 300 illustrations.

  • ASIN: 048621205X
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning: Revised & Expanded
Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning: Revised &

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Helps us to understand hex signs as no other work on the subject ever has.-Simon Bronner, author of Following Tradition A landmark in the study of Pennsylvania Dutch folk art.-Henry Glassie, author of The Spirit of Folk Art A revised and expanded edition of the classic work on hex-sign barn decorations, offering insight into their various forms, geographical spread, European origins, evolution in Pennsylvania, and current use in tourism, advertising, and regional art. The authors explore the meaning of the symbols by examining evidence from popular writers, scholars, and contemporary hex-sign painters. Full-color photographs display the grandeur of this Pennsylvania Dutch phenomenon.

  • Brand: Brand: Stackpole Books
  • ASIN: 0811727998
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Pennsylvania-Dutch Folk Art Cards: 24 Ready-to-Mail Cards (Card Books)
Pennsylvania-Dutch Folk Art Cards: 24 Ready-to-Mail Cards (Card

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Largely created in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, frakturs were small charming works of art that combined pious sentiments, color, whimsy and symmetrical design. They are eagerly sought after today as examples of authentic folk art. This collection reproduces 24 rare frakturs as ready-to-mail postcards. Delight any folk art lover. Captions.

  • ASIN: 0486294528
  • UPC: 800759294527
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Der Volksfreund: Hex Signs, Folktales, and Witchcraft of the Pennsylvania Dutch (The Backdoor Hexologist)
Der Volksfreund: Hex Signs, Folktales, and Witchcraft of the Pennsylvania Dutch (The Backdoor

Pennsylvania Folk Art

A selection of previously unavailable material on Hex Signs, Folk tales and witchcraft of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Authors include Preston A. Barba, Richard Shaner, Lee R. Gandee, Edred Thorsson, Russell R. Yoder, Don Yoder, Hunter M. Yoder, Brendle & Troxell, Lloyd A. Moll, translated by Douglas J. Madenford, and much much more. Over 420 pages illustrated with many Hex Signs by the author and other Folk Artists. Black and White interior. Fifth Book by Hunter M. Yoder on the subject of the Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Art and Magical Practices.

  • ASIN: 1090840047
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Print Wall Art
Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Print Wall

Pennsylvania Folk Art

  • Color: Multicolor
  • Size: 16 x 1216" x 12"
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Folk art painting from South Eastern Pennsylvania around 1810  The name on the painting is spelled incorrectly as Genneral Waschington  The text is in German Poster Print by unknown
Folk art painting from South Eastern Pennsylvania around 1810 The name on the painting is spelled incorrectly as Genneral Waschington The text is in German Poster Print by

Pennsylvania Folk Art

  • Model: BLL0587022019
  • Color: Multicolor
  • Size: 18 x 24
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Stretched Canvas Print Wall Art
Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Stretched Canvas Print Wall

Pennsylvania Folk Art

  • Color: Multicolor
  • Size: 22" x 13.5"22 x 13
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Framed Print Wall Art
Amish Folks, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Framed Print Wall

Pennsylvania Folk Art

  • Color: BrownPecan
  • Size: 24 x 1824" x 18"
Pennsylvania Folk Art - Pennsylvania Dutch Art
Pennsylvania Dutch Art

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Expressions of Common Hands-Folk Art of the Pennsylvania Dutch: Introduction

Pennsylvania Folk Art

Originally produced in 1998 for PBS, this documentary traces the arrival of the PA Dutch in America, along with their visual culture.

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