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San Giorgio Maggiore at Dusk

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Grades: 2 – 3

Medium: Cake Watercolor, Colored Pencil, Crayon, Oil Pastel, Watercolor Pencil

Impressionist artist Claude Monet was so fascinated by the sunsets in Venice, Italy, he created a whole series about them. Get inspired by your own impression of a sunset as you choose vibrant colors to overlap in this fun lesson!

Art Techniques:

color in one direction, diagonal, layering / overlapping, burnishing, shadows, horizontal, highlights

Art Standards:

2nd Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.3, 2.4

3rd Grade: 1.2, 1.5, 2.1

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