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36 Views of Mount Fuji & Mount Rainier

Left: "The Fuji reflects in Lake Kawaguchi, seen from the Misaka pass in the Kai province" by Hokusai
Right: "Reflection" by Kristina Hagman (of Mount Rainier)
Left: "The Fuji reflects in Lake Kawaguchi, seen from the Misaka pass in the Kai province" by Hokusai
Right: "Reflection" by Kristina Hagman (a view of Mount Rainier)
Hokusai/Hagman
 
Overview: Students will have the chance to compare and contrast the original 36 views of Mount Fuji by the Japanese woodblock artist Hosukai and the contemporary Seattle artist Kristina Hagman. The culminating activity will give the student a chance to design and create their own woodblock print.
Grade Level:
6 - 10
Lesson Plan:
36 Views - word, 33KB
36 Views - pdf, 369KB

Did You Know?

Gobblers Knob fire lookout.

In the early 1930s the Civilian Conservation Corp constructed fire lookouts throughout the park to help protect the surrounding area from fire. Four historic lookouts still remain in the Mount Rainier National Historic Landmark District including Tolmie, Shriner, Fremont, and Gobblers Knob.