• Mount Rainier peeks through clouds, viewed across subalpine wildflowers and glacial moraine.

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

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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?

Trees and lush vegetation in the Carbon River Rainforest.

The Carbon River Valley receives about 70 - 90 inches of rain a year. Abundant rainfall and mild temperatures have created an inland temperate rainforest. Explore the Carbon River Rainforest on the 1/4 mile loop trail and learn about the rainforest ecosystem from exhibits located along the trail.