Art Herstory: Hilma af Klint

Learn about how Hilma af Klint disrupted art history and make art!

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1 Choose My Schedule

2 Is This Activity For Me?

Tablet posing and thinking
Stick figures of varying sizes waving

My age is between 10 - 18

Yellow and blue gear

All experience levels are welcome.

Child and mother stick figure standing

I can do this independently.

An open book

All reading levels are welcome.

3 More About my Activity

Learn about amazing women in art history that were leaders of various art movements! In art history, the fathers and grandfathers are usually the ones we hear about that started specific art movements such as pop art surrealism. In this series, we’ll focus on the women who made their mark instead.

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?

  • Communicating
  • 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.