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Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Lesson by Lee-Jean Lin
Inspired by examples of ancient bas-relief, this low-relief sculpture project will introduce students to the story of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon and bas-relief. They will create their own version of bas-relief on a tile to mimic ancient artifacts discovered in the garden site.
Daltile White Tile (4.25" x 4.25”)
White Model Magic
Chromacryl or Blick Acrylic Paint – Yellow Oxide or Raw Sienna (1/2 teaspoon)
Small Kneaded Eraser (size of glass marble)
Dry Wax Deli Paper
Toothpicks, pop sticks
Pencil, paint brush (medium)
Special thanks to Lee-Jean Lin for the wonderful project!
Questions or Comments?
Please contact your school HOA chair or firstname.lastname@example.org
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