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Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
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Join us with a willingness to create and a love for animals! You don't need to have any previous experience. I will start the class off with introductions and the begin guiding the class through a step-by-step pencil drawing of my dog, Wilbur. Then we will add some ink to our line work and finish our illustrations with watercolor. While this class is structured so that I'm providing step-by-step instructions for learners to re-create one of my drawings, I also make space for the artists to...
To practice drawing different animal forms focusing on shapes and color To have fun making art with peers online, sharing in a sense of creative community To develop an appreciation for animals and their natural habitats
Drawing Pencil/pencils Eraser Pencil Sharpener Ink pen (Micron or very thin marker- must be waterproof! Ballpoint pens can work as well) Watercolor or Mixed Media paper (8X10 or your desired size). Printer paper or standard notebook paper will not be sturdy enough to absorb watercolors without ripping and smearing. Set of Watercolor paints Paint brushes – 1 medium, I thin Mixing palette (a simple paper or plastic plate can work) Rag/paper towel 2 cups of water (one for cleaning the brushes, one for painting) Painter's tape and a drawing board/piece of cardboard (optional)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Melanie Martin, M.A.T
Get Curious and Creative
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
17 total reviews
46 completed classes
Hello Everyone! My name is Melanie Martin. I am so excited to be teaching at Outschool! I am a person who loves the process of learning at all ages and stages. In my professional background, I have taught in various roles -in public schools,...