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Calico Cat on a Mat

Calico Cat on a Mat
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by Andrea Mulder-Slater

With their spotty, patchwork hair patterns, calico cats are so much fun to draw!

In this lesson, students will learn how to draw a sleeping cat, laying on a mat.

Any art medium can be used, but we love crayons.

This is an excerpt of a step-by-step lesson plan which can be downloaded at the link below.

What You Need:

  • White Sulphite or other heavy weight (80lb) drawing paper 9″ x 12″
  • Black crayons, oil pastels or markers
  • Pencils/erasers (optional)
  • Crayons, oil pastels, colored pencils or markers

What You Do:

Full instructions for this lesson plan can be found in our downloadable PDF lesson pack!

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