We know that patrons come to the Fisher to engage in serious and important scholarship. During our closure due to COVID-19, we're reminding researchers that our extensive online resources are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
We also know, however, that people are looking for diversions. The Fisher wants to help, using our collections!
Are you finding yourself re-discovering the fun of piecing together jigsaw puzzles? Why not try putting together a puzzle using images from the Fisher. Please visit our Jigsaw Puzzle page where you'll find a number of Fisher-themed puzzles. If you have any requests for specific images within our collection, just let me know by dropping us an e-mail.
Colour Our Collections
Got some crayons or coloured pencils handy? Why not download these images from our collections and channel your inner artist. Here are a few Each of these images can be downloaded as a PDF and printed out. Or load them in to your favourite image software and paint them electronically. When you're done, post them on social media and tag us (#fishercolouring) so we can see how they turned out!
These images from our Scott Carter Collection were the designs executed by Carter for the altar redos of two of Toronto's most historic churches: St Thomas's Huron Street and Grace Church on the Hill, Forest Hill: