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Let There Be Light! – drawing and painting art lesson

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You get 11 pages of teaching tips, step-by-step drawing and painting lesson with markers and watercolor for 1st-8th grade.

God’s Creation of the Earth – Let There Be Light!

Genesis 1: 3-5

3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness. 5 God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning— the first day.

Grades 1st-8th

2 to 3-day project

(45 minutes a day)

Learning Objectives

• Draw the moon and stars and God’s green earth.

• Learn about creation.

• Learn about warm and cool colors.

• Practice mixing colors.

• Use wet-in-wet technique in watercolor.


• 11” x 18” construction paper or watercolor paper

• Pencils

• Erasers

• Watercolor paint

• Paintbrushes

• Water containers

• Paper towels

• Fine-point black permanent markers

• Color markers

• Hair dryer (not necessary, but helpful)

• Spray bottles

2 reviews for Let There Be Light! – drawing and painting art lesson

  1. Christian Art Lessons

    March 28, 2017 Carla V. Wow, this is a great project for Earth Day

  2. Christian Art Lessons

    July 30,2018
    Terry O. Last years first lesson of the year. It was a big success!

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