Holiday Animal Art: Christmas Kitten Sketch
In this one-time course, students will use pencil to sketch/draw a holiday themed kitten wearing a Christmas bow.
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In this one-time drawing course, students will learn the basics of drawing a realistic Christmas kitten wearing a bow . Students will learn techniques to draw a proportionate kitten portrait (head to chest) using pencil. To start class, I teach students techniques for drawing a proportionate contour drawing (outline). After completing the contour drawing, I teach students various shading techniques as we begin to add detail and bring our art to life! We practice shading and adding...
Students will learn techniques for drawing a proportionate kitten portrait (head to chest) wearing a Christmas bow. Students will learn techniques for drawing with pencil (e.g., shading, adding contrast, etc.).
I have been drawing animal portraits for nearly ten years. It is what I love to draw most of all!
If students do not finish their Christmas kitten drawings in class, I encouraged them to finish it outside of class.
REQUIRED FOR STUDENTS: -Paper (Preferably drawing paper, but if you do not have this, regular paper is fine.) -Pencil -Eraser -Pencil sharpener -Blending tool (We will be practicing blending skills a lot in this class. If you do not have blending stumps, please bring a tissue and/or a Q-Tip. If you are unable to get these supplies, students are fine to use their fingers to blend.) WHAT THE TEACHER WILL BE USING (OPTIONAL): -Drawing paper OR Sketchbook (You can purchase a sketchbook for around $10 on Amazon. Please, no bigger than 9 x 12 inches.) -Wooden pencil -Pencil sharpener -Kneaded eraser (You can purchase a kneaded eraser for around $5 on Amazon.) -Regular everyday eraser -Drawing pencils (You can purchase drawing pencils for around $10 on Amazon.) -Blending stumps (You can purchase blending stumps for around $5 on Amazon.)
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Students will be assessed throughout class and at the end of class through questions and sharing of drawings.
1 hour 10 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.
Torri McCarreyCertified Elementary School Teacher/Visual Artist
1005 total reviews
682 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...