learners per class
How does a "One-Time" class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
How Outschool Works
There are no open spots for this class, but you can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
In this one-time drawing class, students will learn to illustrate a dressed-up squirrel (full body), using colored pencil. Students may make this Valentine themed, but are welcome to design their squirrel however they please. Students are welcome to come to class with fun facts to share about squirrels if they want, or fun Valentine traditions they have. During class, I will demonstrate each step for students and have students complete that step along with me. My classroom is a calm, fun,...
1. Students will learn techniques to sketch a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a squirrel (full body), using pencil. 2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast, using colored pencils. 3. Students will learn techniques to create personality in their illustration, using colored pencils. 4. Students will learn techniques to draw clothes/accessories on their squirrel, using colored pencils.
Because of how detailed this drawing is, students may need to finish their work outside the designated class time.
REQUIRED: -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: tan/peach, brown (light and dark if possible), pink, green, blue, black, white OPTIONAL: -Baby oil, Q-tips and/or cotton balls (to blend colored pencils) -White gel pen
Students will be assessed throughout class and at the end of class through questions and/or sharing of drawings.
1 hour 20 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Please be aware that this course uses materials that may be harmful to your student if used inappropriately. If you think your student may use any class materials inappropriately and/or potentially cause harm, please provide adult supervision for your student.
Visual Arts Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
1113 total reviews
816 completed classes
Welcome to my teacher page! My name is Torri McCarrey, and I am very passionate about teaching visual arts and core curriculum. My core curriculum courses often use an art integration approach to learning (e.g., drawing your own monster using...