Students will examine printed artwork by celebrated artists. They will discover texture through the art of collagraph – a relief collage used to make prints. Best of all, students will leave with a series of colourful prints.
Key Inquiry Question
How can historic works of art influence your collagraph print?
By the end of the Collograph program, students will:
- Discover the history of printmaking through the examination of works by prominent artists with a focus on prints by Inuit artists
- Explore shape, texture, pattern and positive and negative space in printmaking
- Produce several colourful prints using a collagraph relief printing plate
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