Lesson #10: Realistic Sea Turtle


Introduction: Robert Wyland shows his love for the ocean through is artworks. Some of his most famous murals show whales that are life-sized. Can you imagine making a painting the size of a whale?


Watch this short video about artist Robert Wyland and see some of his amazing murals. 

Activity: Learn how to draw a realistic sea turtle. 

Materials Needed:  Paper, Marker, Colored Pencils

If you draw your turtle with Sharpie and color hard with colored pencils or crayons, try using light watercolor to paint an ocean background for your sea turtle. The wax in those art supplies resists watercolor.