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Wycinanki - Polish Papercuts
Brilliant illlustrations of Polish paper-cuts from the Lowicz and Kurpie regions, including one comissioned by British Airways as a tail decoration for its planes. Also two essays about the artform.
Wycinanki: The Art of Polish Paper Cutting
From the pages of Poland in the Classroom, providing ready-made instructional materials suitable for use with children in the elementary grades in the creation of traditional Polish wycinanki as a class project.
Wycinanki: Decorative Paper Cut-Outs From Poland
A short introduction to the Polish folk-art of paper cutting
Wycinanki - The art of Polish Paper Cut-outs
A short introduction to the Polish cut-outs
Wycinanki: Polish Papercutting
The unfinished 1982 manuscript by Madalyn Joyce, a rather notable expert on the subject. No illustrations are reproduced.
A gallery of 19 Wycinanki from the Łowicz region.
Examples of contemporary Wycinanki created by the students of K±kolewo school in the Wielkopolska (Great Poland) province
Kurpiowska Puszcza Zielona
Examples of Wycinanki types from the Kurpie region with explanations (in Polish)
Polish Papercutting (Wycinanki)
An introduction to Polish papercutting with explanation how to create them.
tondajhoj - knipsels - wycinanki
Non-traditional wycinanki images of animals and things with trilingual text: Esperanto, Dutch, and Polish
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