Well I’ve been a little hesitant to introduce advanced art concepts to my little kids, but then I thought why not! Sure, how to shade a sphere isn’t painting the Mona Lisa but for little kids it might as well be. The key to this exercise, if you think it might be a little over their head, remind them to practice and practice. Plus, you should ALWAYS reassure them that they’re doing a great job!
- Charcoal (we used vine charcoal)
- Kneaded erasure
Watch How To Shade A Sphere With Charcoal
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