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School

School groups can take a general tour of the gallery or watch a live demonstration by one of the center’s staff printers. Tours give students a chance to see the presses, galleries, workspaces, and studio. Activities can include a gallery art lesson and printmaking fun in the studio.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

contact info
Name: Kimberly Henrikson
Email: khenrikson@contemprints.org

INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee

ABOUT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Field trips to the Center for Contemporary Printmaking will immerse students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers in various types of fine art printmaking. A non-profit organization, the center focuses on intaglio, lithography, monotype, book arts, digital arts, silkscreen, woodblock printing, and more. Make an appointment for a group tour, demonstration, and art lesson.

contact info

Hrs: By appt.

HELPFUL LESSON PLAN(S)

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Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

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Scouts

Scout groups can work on Art badges while exploring the world of printmaking at the center. Field trips can include a general tour of the gallery or a live demonstration by one of the center’s staff printers. Tours give scouts a chance to see the presses, galleries, workspaces, and studio. Activities such as gallery art lessons and hands-on printmaking fun in the studio are available.

supports scout badges in:
Art.

contact info
Name: Kimberly Henrikson
Email: khenrikson@contemprints.org

INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee

ABOUT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Field trips to the Center for Contemporary Printmaking will immerse students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers in various types of fine art printmaking. A non-profit organization, the center focuses on intaglio, lithography, monotype, book arts, digital arts, silkscreen, woodblock printing, and more. Make an appointment for a group tour, demonstration, and art lesson.

contact info

Hrs: By appt.

HELPFUL LESSON PLAN(S)

Prepared by FieldTripDirectory.com

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Camp

Summer camp groups can enjoy a general tour of the gallery or a live demonstration by one of the center’s staff printers. Tours give campers a chance to see the presses, galleries, workspaces, and studio. Activities such as gallery art lessons and hands-on printmaking fun in the studio are available.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

contact info
Name: Kimberly Henrikson
Email: khenrikson@contemprints.org

INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee

ABOUT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Field trips to the Center for Contemporary Printmaking will immerse students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers in various types of fine art printmaking. A non-profit organization, the center focuses on intaglio, lithography, monotype, book arts, digital arts, silkscreen, woodblock printing, and more. Make an appointment for a group tour, demonstration, and art lesson.

contact info

Hrs: By appt.

HELPFUL LESSON PLAN(S)

Prepared by FieldTripDirectory.com

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Homeschool

Field trips for homeschool groups can include a general tour of the gallery or a live demonstration by one of the center’s staff printers. Tours give homeschoolers a chance to see the presses, galleries, workspaces, and studio. Activities such as gallery art lessons and hands-on printmaking fun in the studio are available.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

contact info
Name: Kimberly Henrikson
Email: khenrikson@contemprints.org

INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee

ABOUT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Field trips to the Center for Contemporary Printmaking will immerse students, scouts, homeschoolers, and campers in various types of fine art printmaking. A non-profit organization, the center focuses on intaglio, lithography, monotype, book arts, digital arts, silkscreen, woodblock printing, and more. Make an appointment for a group tour, demonstration, and art lesson.

contact info

Hrs: By appt.

HELPFUL LESSON PLAN(S)

Prepared by FieldTripDirectory.com

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

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