New decade, new name—Trivium Art History is now Obelisk.   Learn more

Growing Pains — The Autobiography of Emily Carr

Emily Carr was a brilliant Canadian painter — but possibly an even more engaging writer. Growing Pains, her autobiography, is a charming and pointed series of vignettes describing her early life, family and artistic training. It's far and away one of the most conversational and readable autobiographies in our library, and a perfect look into the life of a woman who pushed the boundaries of North American art.

Read More
Chapters

Colour-Sense

The Outdoor Sketch Class

More about

Emily Carr

Hard-smoking woman documents Canada's native people

1871-1945

Obelisk uses cookies to measure site usage, helping us understand our readers' interests and improve the site. By continuing to browse this site you agree to the use of cookies. Learn more