Visual Arts & Contemporary Craft

Young Collograph Printmaking

Category Visual Arts & Contemporary Craft

Grades 1-6 (half- or full-day)

Curriculum Connections Visual Arts, Social Studies

Through examining, discussing and making a selection of prints, your students gain an understanding of the process of printmaking and insight into how Inuit artists draw inspiration from the world around them. In a full-day workshop, students visit the MIA and explore the history and beauty of Inuit art.

In partnership with the Museum of Inuit Art.

A special Valentine’s Day-themed activity is planned for Friday, Feb. 14, 2014.

Programme Objectives

By the end of the programme, students will:

  • Discover the history of printmaking through the lense of Inuit culture
  • Explore shape, texture and pattern to create a printing plate
  • Produce several coloured relief prints

Please click here to download a comprehensive Education Resource Kit prepared by Harbourfront Centre School Visits educators.

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