The Sock Knitter: Expressions - Commemoration through Art

The Sock Knitter: Expressions - Commemoration through Art

An online educational resource which aims to develop students’ understanding of wartime artworks. This activity features The Sock Knitter, painted in 1915 by Grace Cossington Smith, an Australian artist. The artwork depicts a dutiful daughter knitting socks for the war effort in World War I. Use the background context and inquiry questions to encourage student research and learning.

Series: Expressions - Commemoration through Art
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