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At a very early age Castle began drawing

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At a very early age Castle began drawing

At a very early age Castle began drawing and making things with found materials. He discovered he could scrape soot from the wood-burning stove and spit into the powdery substance to mix a black ink suited for his diverse imagery. He often derived color by squeezing pigment from saturated crepe paper.

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Early Years

James Castle was born September 25, 1899, in the small mountain town of Garden Valley, Idaho

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