Block Printing

Creative Arts
| 4th Grade - Adult
| Evening 1.5 hrs
| Easy


Students will learn about the history of printing as well as the ancient technique of block printing to express a natural history event. Afterwards, they will take home their original 3″ x 3″ art block for future printing, as well as six to twelve printed cards.


Upon completion of the Block Printing evening activity, students will be able to:

  • List, explain, and give examples of the four types of printing.
  • Create a print from a block cut.
  • Describe the natural history experience that inspired their creation.