Follow along with us and learn how to draw a roadrunner! Earth day is also coming up, so be sure to check out our how to draw the earth lesson. It’s perfect for young artists. Lately, we’ve received a lot of photos from teachers telling us that they use our videos in their classrooms. It always makes […]
For Kids Between the ages of 5-8 Years Old
These art lessons are specifically meant for slightly older kids. This category contains lessons that are still meant for kids, but are a bit more challenging and longer.
We’ve drawn Jake and we’ve drawn Finn, but now it’s time to learn how to draw Princess Bubblegum! Grab a marker and some white paper from your printer and follow along with us. Remember you can always pause the video if we go too fast. At the end of the video we color Princess Bubblegum […]
Pokemon characters are so much fun to draw, I think that’s because they look so cool and have amazing powers! Today we’re going to learn how to draw Charizard. He’s super easy and fun, remember if your drawing doesn’t look exactly the same as ours that’s ok! The most important thing is to have fun […]
This art project was a lot of fun with Hads. We made an Easter egg and baby chick cutout. The top part of the egg opens up and the baby chick sits inside. You can glue the chick down, but we thought it was cooler that she could be removed from the egg entirely. We […]
Hads and Mrs. Art For Kids Hub went to see the new Cinderella movie and they loved it! Have you gone to see it yet? What did you think? Well, Hads got so excited about drawing Cinderella. She loves anything that has to do with princesses. So, I’m sure we’ll be drawing more 🙂 This lesson is […]
We’re learning how to draw Squirtle, one of several awesome Pokemon characters. Actually I knew there were a lot, but I had no idea there were over 450! Chuckers has this really cool handbook that explains each one. We have a lot of fun thumbing through it. He’s even drawn several, on his own, simply by looking […]
Hads and I learned how to fold an easy origami flower today! Follow along with us to fold your own. All you need is a square piece of paper. When we go to fast or speed up the video, you can pause it, finish the step, then press play. Try practicing this a couple times, […]
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! This how to draw a four leaf clover lesson is especially for young artists. We used green and blue construction paper, a black marker, oil pastels, scissors, and glue. After they complete their clover cutout, let your young artists finish their drawing any way they want. You may notice that most of our […]
Austin is learning how to draw Earth, today! He’s three so this activity is great for younger artists. Follow along with us and if we go too fast, just pause the video. For this activity you’ll need a marker, white paper, black construction paper, oil pastels, scissors, glue, and a large circle object to trace […]
Start your engines, today is all about how to draw a race car! Drawing cars, really any vehicle, is a lot of fun for me because I used to work for Ford. I LOVED drawing cars when I was a kid…so this brought back a lot of memories. When drawing them, it’s always easier to […]
Follow along with us, today we’re learning how to fold an origami fish! This is lesson is easy and perfect for younger artists. Hads is five and was able to do this activity with very minimal help. With most origami activities she needs more help. We do use official origami paper, but you can use […]
We’ve drawn a Roman soldier from history, now it’s time to learn how to draw a Viking! AAAAaaarrrggghhhh! Grab your Sharpies and paper, this guy is going to be the meanest…the toughest…Viking of all! If you’d also like to learn more about Vikings, here’s a fun link to Vikings on Wikipedia.
Draw another Dr. Seuss character with us! This time we’re learning how to draw Fish from The Cat In The Hat. Have you already drawn The Cat In The Hat? If not, be sure to watch that one too 🙂 The Fish is fun to draw, all you’ll need is a Sharpie or black marker and […]
Well he’s not a Dr. Seuss character, but he’s from a book 😉 Today’s lesson is how to draw Captain Underpants! Have your kids read this series? If not, you can purchase it on Amazon…Chuckers highly recommends it 🙂 For this art lesson we used Sharpies and Pentel Oil Pastels.
March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’s birthday, let’s celebrate this week by drawing a few of his characters. It’s only proper that we start out with how to draw The Cat In The Hat! But be sure to watch how to draw Fish, too! In this lesson we talk about Dr. Seuss’s method of shading, which is […]
How to draw a red panda! Yes, these animals have got to be the cutest animals to ever exist. They’re also fun to watch play. If you haven’t seen this video of them playing in the snow yet, you’re missing out on some serious cuteness! In this lesson we’re using: Plain white paper from our […]
Yeah, today is an easy one! How to fold Pikachu is super easy, but still super fun. Here’s what you’ll need for this art activity: Yellow origami paper Black marker Red and white colored pencil Check out all of our other Pokemon art activities!
Oh man! I had a lot of fun doing this how to draw a skunk, with Austin. We hope you have fun doing this activity with your little artists too! What you’ll need for this lesson: Construction paper (blue, black and green) Colored pencils (especially a white pencil) Scissors Glue We want to see how […]
Today we’re learning how to draw Rigby from the Regular Show…wahoo! We’ve already drawn Mordecai, so if you haven’t seen that video yet be sure to watch it too. We’d love to see a page with both Mordecai and Rigby drawn together. Take a picture of your drawing and upload it either in the comments […]
It’s time for another My Little Pony! Today I showed Hads how to draw Princess Celestia. I’ll admit, I think this is the coolest one we’ve drawn so far! No wonder she’s a princess 🙂 In this lesson we used Sharpies and Pentel oil pastels. Hads is still very young for this lesson, but that didn’t […]
Learn how to fold an origami snake with us! It’s fun and simple, all you need is a square piece of paper. We used green origami paper, but if all you have is white printer paper…that works too! Just make a square out of printer paper first and you’re set to go. Also remember, when […]
Learn how to draw Princess Peach, with us! We’re adding another character to our collection of Mario friends. How to draw Princess Peach is super easy. Grab a marker and follow along with us! In this lesson we used oil pastels. If you’d like to learn more about this cool art supply hop over to our […]
Yes, it’s how to draw Mega Man! This is our first colored pencil lesson and we thought we’d kick it off with something very different. This lesson uses colored paper, light and dark colored pencils. The blue paper will be used for the main color of Megan Man. Then the light pencils are used for highlighting […]
Today’s lesson, how to draw Peppa Pig, is going to be different! Instead of using a Sharpie and white paper we’re going to draw on colored construction paper with oil pastels. We’re also going to do some cutting and glueing…so be sure to get all of your art supplies together before following along. Below are […]
Updated! We decided to do another how to draw a Minecraft creeper, because we never colored our last one. Plus, I felt we could make the steps easier. Below the video you’ll find the steps for the older lesson.
Hey art friends, today we’re learning how to draw a Minecraft wolf! Wahhoooooo! We’re also going to color our wolves and show you the secret to coloring 3D blocks. We use oil pastels to color our wolves, but you can use crayons or color pencils. The wolf is such a cool mob! Leave a comment below and let […]
Today we’re learning how to draw a rose (again), but this time we’re cutting them out of construction paper too. We also made the steps for this rose slightly easier, for younger artists. For this art project you’ll need: Marker Construction paper (red, green and yellow) Scissors Glue You could also turn this project into […]
How to draw a Roman soldier is easy and fun, especially if you’re learning about the Roman empire and it’s history. All you’ll need for this art project is paper and something to draw with. We always use a Sharpie, but you can use any marker, pencil, or crayon. We also use oil pastels to […]
Hads is learning how to draw a squirrel today! So, even though drawing this squirrel may look hard we break it up into small easy steps. Anyone can do it! Remember it’s not important that your drawing looks perfect, it’s important that you had fun. You can always practice, too! I promise the second time […]
Hey art friends! How to draw Rudolph completes our fun Christmas FACE series. Be sure to check out the other lessons: How To Draw Santa Claus How To Draw Mrs. Claus How To Draw A Christmas Elf We want to wish you all Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We love all of […]