Art Herstory: Grace Hartigan
Learn about one of the pioneers of abstract expressionism and make art!Jump to Activity Details
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3 More About my Activity
In art history, often few artists get highlighted as signature artists for specific art movements. We notice focused attention on fathers and grandfathers. In this class we will smash the patriarchal art canon and highlight some of the many women and self identifying women artists.
4 What Materials Do I Need?
Basic drawing supplies like pens, coloured pencils, markers. Watercolour or gouache paints are optional. Paper.
5 I learn useful skills too?
- Creative thinking
- Social awareness & responsibility
6 My Guide!
I’m of German Canadian, Anishanaabe and Metis descent. I’m a practicing artist with over 20 years of exhibiting and selling paintings and drawings, painting murals and teaching art!
I’m a beginner surfer—I’m not very good at it, but every wave I drop is worth the hundreds of wipe outs.