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Author visits Holy Cross School


Author and artist Yvonne Palka shared her story telling and sumi-e 
(Asian brush) painting skills with the children at Holy Cross School. Students studied the continent of Asia during September and October. 
W-Yvonne-teaching-4th--5th-graders-sumi-e-Untitled1Dragon Fire Ocean Mist is written and illustrated by Yvonne. Her sumi-e paintings are beautiful. The students enjoyed learning the sumi-e painting techniques.

Submitted by Ann


Yvonne Palka teaching the fourth- and fifth-graders the art of sumi-e (Asian brush) painting.W-Holy-Cross-2nd--3rd-grade-creating-sumi-e-Untitled1
Second- and third-grade students created their own sumi-e works of art.