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July 23, 2018

Wet Chalk-A New Drawing Experience

Taking old materials and bringing new life to them is one of the most exciting parts of being an art teacher.  This wet chalk drawing process does juts that.  Take the dirty stubs of chalk, add some water and check out the bright colors that are hiding underneath! 

April 15, 2018

Draw a Flower- A Colorful Directed Drawing Exercise

If you ask kids how to draw a flower most will be able to draw a cartoon-y flower pretty confidently.  Flowers are made up of simple shapes and are something many kids include in their drawings.  Use these directed drawing tips to take their flowers from simple to colorful, complex doodles that will even impress the artists themselves! 

March 11, 2018

Oil Pastel Drawing in Reverse

Starting with a page of brilliant oil pastel color allows for some color mixing fun.  Reverse oil pastel drawing with a focus on line exploration makes a pencil drawing go from simple to “Pop!”

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