Students will examine printed artwork by celebrated artists from around the world. They will discover texture through the art of collagraph. Best of all, they will design, create and print a series of beautiful collagraph prints.
Students draw on personal experience as inspiration to explore the process of relief printmaking and create a series of prints.
Key Inquiry Question: How can historic works of art influence your collograph print?
By the end of the program, students will:
- Discover the history of printmaking through the examination of works by prominent artists
- Explore shape, texture, pattern and positive and negative space in printmaking
- Produce several colourful prints using a collograph relief printing plate
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