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Calla Lily


Grades: K – 1

Medium: Chalk Pastel, Oil Pastel

Calla lilies are a unique, sculptural flower, and also one of Mexican artist Diego Rivera’s favorite symbols! Learn to draw this beautiful white flower with this still life lesson.

Art Techniques:

tracing, shapes, shadows, highlights, strokes, burnishing

Art Standards:

Kindergarten: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.5, 2.6, 4.1, 5.1

1st Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.4, 2.6

Other Recommended Videos:

charcoal lily still life

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Other Docs

Activity Worksheet 01 - Diego Rivera
Activity Worksheet 02 - Diego Rivera
Activity Worksheet 03 - Diego Rivera
Calla Lily Drawing Template - Diego Rivera
Artist Info Slip - Diego Rivera
Art History PowerPoint - Diego Rivera