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In Greek mythology, Selene is the sister of Helios, the god of the sun. The Romans called her Luna. She drives her moon chariot across the heavens.

In the statue in the Museum of Classical Archaeology, she is riding a horse into battle with the Giants (on the right). 

Learn more about Selene and how to create your own painting of the goddess.

For this activity you will need: paper, paintbrushes, paint, and something glittery! 

1. Download the drawing of Selene to get started. statue of selene on horseback

2. Watch the video with instructions or download the written instructions here.