Creative art projects for elementary kids, activities for teachers and students with art ideas for the classroom or for individual use. Inspiring art and craft blogs to add creativity to art classes.
Want to learn something new today? Learn how to draw a spiffy looking work axe by following this simple tutorial.
Making a birthday card for my niece.
Crowns are very attractive ornaments for the head that were used in the medieval ages. A crown was used to set its wearer apart from others, as the person carrying it on his head was considered in a higher order among people. A crown, in modern days, is sometimes used in festivals and parties...
This hub describes an effective drawing instruction technique that helps artists of all skill levels gain proficiency and a sense of confidence and comfort when drawing. The benefits of this technique and ways to maximize these benefits are presented in easy to understand language. Examples of...
Artist inspired art lessons or projects for elementary aged children. Lessons inspired by famous artists: Rosina Wachtmeister and Laurel Burch, and up and coming artists: Debbie Adams and Yuko Lau,
Find instructions and illustrations for drawing more proportionately, by using grids.
There are many different shapes of the human face. The standard shape is an oval or ellipse. I often use this shape in examples to simplify drawing the face, but there are many other shapes to consider. Not everyone's face is shaped like an oval....
A round-up and review of all the drawing instruction books on my bookshelf, as well as some that languish on my Amazon wishlist. Put your pencil down, grab a coffee and come and see what I have for you.
Mark making in the new digital art world, is there anything truly new and do we really make a new mark on human endeavor or just reinvent the already invented?