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Students learn about hybrid creatures in mythology, then create their own.
In this lesson, student artists are introduced to different kinds of mythological
(specifically chimera) creatures from different cultures. They are then asked to
brainstorm some of their own by playing a game with the other students in the
In this lesson, student artists learn about texture, create their own creature on a printmaking plate, and use printmaking to create multiple copies.
In this lesson, student artists draw the the environment for their creature, making sureto include details that help to tell their creature’s ‘myth’.
Student artists mix their own colors and paint the background.
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