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!
Hey art friends! Today’s lesson is how to draw a hummingbird. We used regular printer paper (letter), Sharpies, and Prismacolor pencils. We also go over blending and shading. Chuckers and I had so much fun drawing this bird. Remember to have fun when you’re following along with us. If you get frustrated, because your drawing […]
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 […]
Learn how to draw an ant, a realistic ant! In this lesson we use Sharpies and oil pastels. Use two sheets of paper when using Sharpies or markers. They tend to soak through one paper and onto the table. If you use two sheets, it’ll prevent the marker from getting to the table. Also, check out […]
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 […]
Have you watched how to draw a rocket yet? That lesson focuses on primary colors (red, yellow, blue), this lesson focuses on the secondary colors (orange, purple, green). These are the colors you get when you mix two of the primary colors. We also work on cutting and gluing, just like the rocket lesson.
Learn how to draw a rocket with Austin and me! This lesson we focus on primary colors, shapes, cutting and gluing. It’s also a fun exercise to work on drawing stars! Just because we say this is for “young artists” it doesn’t mean it’s only for them. I have just as much fun doing these […]
Chuckers just bought The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (affil. link) so we had to celebrate by learning how to draw Toon Link. Toon Link isn’t in the game but he’s still Link, right? And he’s still fun to draw! In this lesson we use colored pencils, but feel free to use oil pastels or any other […]
How to draw an ant for young artists! In this lesson, with Austin, I tried to keep it simple and just work on two fundamentals. We practiced drawing circles and mixed two primary colors (blue and yellow) to make one secondary color (green). Oil pastels work great for mixing, but you could also use paint. […]
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 […]
How to draw Courage The Cowardly Dog! Courage was a request from several of you. We love getting requests from all of our art friends. Please, keep sending them in…but also know that sending in a request doesn’t mean we’ll be able to draw them the next day 🙂 We do our best to get […]
Is it still winter where you live? It’s still winter here, but there’s no snow on the ground. So, we thought we’d do this fun snowman art project with construction paper! All you need for this activity is: Construction paper (blue, white, brown, black, orange) Marker Scissors Glue This is a great project for young […]
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.
This fun snow globe art project for young artists is also great for large groups of students. It’s easy to prep and fun to challenge your artists to be creative. We painted a snowman, but that certainly doesn’t mean you have to. Ask them to think of something different to draw or paint in their […]
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 […]
This how to draw a snail lesson was so much fun with Austin. When you do art activities with your little artists, be sure they’re having more fun than you! You’ll make memories you’ll never forget…I promise. Also, I did give a three year old a Sharpie 🙂 I’ve worked with him enough that he […]
Grab your art supplies, we’re learning how to draw a blue jay today! We had so much fun doing this blue jay, we’ll have to draw a bunch more birds. Stay tuned! Here’s a link to more fun information about these cool animals. Also be sure to watch until the very end of this video, […]
How to paint a woodpecker, is just for young artists who are 5 years old and younger. Just because my Austin did this, doesn’t mean your 3 year old will be able to do this activity…all kids are different. That’s ok! If they’re not able to, try something easier. For example, you could work with getting your kid […]