WTF - Inventor of Finger Painting spoke at UW

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Ruth Shaw, Originator of New Type Art, to Speak to University and Training School Art Classes

The April 2, 1936 Branding Iron reports that "Ruth Faison Shaw, the inventor of fingerpaint" lectured on her "new play technique" originally exhibited at the International Congress of New Education held in Nice (in 1932). Want to know more? Check out Shaw's papers at the University of North Carolina Archives.

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