Commissioned by the Oklahoma State Capitol Preservation Commission
Dimensions: 44 x 32
Dedicated June 19, 2007
Teaching with Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher
Overview & About the Artist
Information about the artwork and the artist.
Teaching with Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher (PDF)
Resources specific to Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher that include; educational standards, historic and visual art details and suggested reading.
Activity: Dynamic Collages Inspired by Jacob Lawrence (PDF)
Using the visual art medium of collage, students will recreate one of the portraits discussed in the style of noted African-American painter Jacob Lawrence.
Activity: Genres in Painting (PDF)
Landscapes, portraits, and historical paintings are all categories, or genres, of painting which your students will see when exploring the Capitol Art Collection. This lesson will help students understand and differentiate the various genres in the visual arts. Students will learn to identify major genres, and will learn to discriminate between a painting’s subject and its genre.