This striking collection of a set of 4 11x17 large ready-to-color placemats feature the bold designs of Navajo indians . Clearly rendered in fine detail on HEAVY cardstock, the placemats are suitable for all media with NO BLEEDTHROUGH. 4 laminating pouches and a hardside beautiful envelope are included for storage of your placemats. Native Americans believe that colors have spiritual properties.Each of the Four Directions (East, South, West, and North) is typically represented by a distinctive color, such as black, red, yellow, and white, which for some stands for the human races. The Directions can also represent: Stages of life: birth, youth, adult (or elder), death.In addition, blue represents sky, water, female, clouds, lightning, moon, thunder, sadness.Green represents plant life, earth, summer, rain. White represents winter, death, snow. Aqua is associated with emotional healing and protection. Olive green is the traditional color of peace.Yellow / Orange represent Intellect and Determination.Purple is a sacred color and symbolized power, mystery and magic.Red symbolized Faith, Beauty and Happiness. Black symbolized Victory and Success. The Navajo used natural dyes and earth colors. Practice using a limited palette colors, one quickly develops an intuitive understanding of correct color combination.A practice placemat is included so that you can test out your combinations before coloring your placemats. Laminating pouches are included. You can laminate with an iron or using a laminator. Lamination is inexpensive at your local Staples or print shop. Once laminated your designs are protected and ready for use as placemats where you can show them off to all your friends at dinner. Your creations are perfectly preserved and stored in the sturdy hardside envelope provided
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