Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Inspired Self Portrait

Grade Level 9-10, 11-12 Duration 10 periods, 45 minutes in length Materials Paper, drawing pencils, blending stumps, rulers, colored pencils Media Pencil, Color pencils Lesson Objectives For the student to… learn about how art is used to celebrate Dia de los Muertos. to create their own Calavera design. understand how to use a grid to […]

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Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) slideshow

This Dia de los Muertos slide show is prepared by art teacher Candis Marie Oberdorf as part of her Dia de los Muertos Self Portraits.  

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Milk Jug Skulls Video Tutorial

You Tube Video, how to make a milk jug skull

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Day of the Dead (dia de los Muertos) Illustration (using vector art)

Grade Level 9-10, 11-12 Duration 7 periods, 45 minutes in length Materials Computer with the Adobe Illustrator program Media Digital Lesson Objectives The student will… Learn about the geometric concepts like radial patterns and symmetry. Will learn a variety of Adobe Illustrator tools including the rotate, reflect, pathfinder options, and blend tool. Introductory Activity Talk […]

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