Diehn, Gwen

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DIEHN, Gwen. American, b. 1943. Genres: Communications/Media, Crafts, Children's non-fiction. Career: Teacher of grades K-8 in public school systems in New Orleans, LA, and San Antonio, TX, 1965-78; Indiana Vocational Technical Community College, South Bend, instructor of oral and written communications, 1979-84; Asheville City Schools, Asheville, NC, teacher of grades 3-5, 1985-89; Warren Wilson College, Asheville, NC, professor of education and fine arts, 1989-. Publications: (with J. Comeau) Communication on the Job (textbook), 1986; (with T. Krautwurst) Nature Crafts for Kids: Fifty Fantastic Things to Make with Mother Nature's Help, 1992. SELF-ILLUSTRATED FOR CHILDREN: (with S. Griesmaier) Streamwalking with Kids, 1988; Mt. Mitchell, 1991; (with T. Krautwurst) Science Crafts for Kids: Fifty Fantastic Things to Invent and Create, 1994; (with T. Krautwurst) Kids' Style Nature Crafts, 1995; (with Al Anderson and T. Krautwurst) Geology Crafts, 1996; Making Books that Fly, Fold, Wrap, Hide, Pop Up, Twist, and Turn: Books for Kids to Make, 1998. Address: Warren Wilson College, P.O. Box 9000, Asheville, NC 28815-9000, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]