Celtic Knot Drawing Art Lesson: Saint Patricks Day


Product Description

Spruce up your art class for Saint Patrick’s Day with my Celtic Knot drawing lesson! Suitable for both high school and middle school students, this art project introduces them to the fascinating world of Celtic knotwork and explores Irish heritage and symbolism.


With easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions, students will learn the basics of Celtic knot drawing, focusing on key art elements like line, value, and reflective symmetry.


This lesson sets the stage for creating their own charcoal, graphite and marker Celtic knot drawing designs. It’s a simple yet engaging way to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day in the art classroom!


Included in this Celtic Knot Drawing: Saint Patrick’s Day Art Lesson:

30 Slides – Google Slideshow:

An interactive presentation with links to video demonstrations on how to do the project, making it easy for students to follow along and learn at their own pace.

3 Instructional Handouts:

Three easy-to-understand handouts with QR codes that link to the instructional videos, providing step-by-step guidance for creating beautiful Celtic knots.

6 Practice Worksheets:

Six worksheets to help students practice and refine their skills before taking on the final project.

2 Video Demonstrations:

Two easy-to-follow video demonstrations – one for drawing a freeform knot and another for completing the final project using charcoal, marker, and colored pencil.

Showcasing the final project in both charcoal and marker with colored pencil, allowing students to choose their preferred artistic style.



This Resource Package is a TIME-SAVING GAME CHANGER ⏰

❤️ The materials are all organized in one place to use year after year.

❤️ Materials students can refer back to when the teacher is busy or unavailable

❤️ Clear step-by-step instructions explain how to complete the Celtic knot drawing with lots of visual examples are easy to use.

❤️ TIME-SAVING video demonstrations are great for when students are absent and need a review.

❤️ Great for multiple ability levels and builds student confidence in art


Don’t just take my word for it – art teachers everywhere are raving about Inside Out Art Teacher’s art lessons! Here’s what they have to say:


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Great lesson!  It includes everything one would need to teach a successful lesson.  I was very impressed in how well my students did with this project.” – Art Teacher, Sofia T.


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “If you are looking for an easy, straightforward art project before getting into the harder concepts – this is it! It’s extremely easy to pick up and use right away. I needed something for students in the classroom but then also for students who were working from home and this was perfect, thank you!” – Art Teacher, Jessica D.


See the Project Unfold:




❓ What level of ability is this lesson suitable for?

This visual art lesson can be used with beginner or advanced artists. The designs can be kept simple or more complex.  You can modify the design to match your students’ needs

❓ Can this lesson be used virtually and in the classroom?

Yes, this visual art lesson is compatible with a variety of instructional methods. Whether you use interactive whiteboards, projectors, or personal devices, you can seamlessly incorporate the lesson materials into your classroom setup. Enjoy the freedom to choose the approach that works best for you and your students. The lesson materials are easily accessible on your preferred device, making it effortless to integrate them into your virtual or in-classroom teaching practice.

❓ What materials will my students need to complete this project?

This cost-effective and super versatile project only requires:


If you opt to do this project on toned paper:

  • Toned Paper
  • Black Charcoal 
  • White Charcoal
  • Colored Pencils


If you opt to do this project on white paper:

  • White Paper
  • Black Charcoal 
  • Markers
  • Graphite Pencil


If you opt to do this project on black paper:

  • BlackPaper
  • White Charcoal
  • White Colored Pencil


Why Choose My Celtic Knot Drawing Lesson?


This lesson is a comprehensive guide for students, offering an immersive experience in creating mesmerizing Celtic knot drawing designs. The emphasis on cultural symbolism and artistic techniques on line, value, and reflective symmetry ensures visually stunning results. Unleash your students’ creativity today with this captivating lesson that transcends traditional art projects.


All of my lessons can be shared with your students through Google Classroom or any digital platform and are formatted to work for distance learning or in the classroom. They are designed to save you time and help your students access the tutorials, presentations, videos, or worksheets as easily as possible. You can find more ready-to-go, easy-to-follow, time-saving art lessons in my RESOURCE SHOP.



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Celtic Knot Drawing Art Lesson: Saint Patricks Day

Celtic Knot Drawing Art Lesson: Saint Patricks Day