No kiln in your classroom? No problem! These cupcakes are made out of air-dry clay and can be painted to resemble the colorful and delicious paintings by the artist Wayne Thiebaud.
While clay is drying, students will be creating oil pastel drawings using the "Cupcake Design Packet" provided!
Included in this lesson:
- A reading article on the artist Wayne Thiebaud
- 2 video links featuring Wayne Thiebaud and his work
- Step-by-step instructions on how to draw 4 different types of cupcakes
- Step-by-step instructions for teachers
- A grading rubric