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Let's Draw Mythical Creatures! (Series 1)

In this ongoing course, students will learn to draw mythical creatures, using colored pencil. In this first series, students will draw a unicorn, dragon, hippogriff, loch ness monster, hippocamp, and bigfoot.
Torri McCarrey
1110 total reviews for this teacher
5 reviews for this class
Completed by 22 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
Class
80 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
10-15
year olds
1-12
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does an "Ongoing" course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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Class Experience

Unicorn

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a unicorn (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for blending, applying, and layering colored pencil.
3. Students will learn techniques to draw semi-realistic, wavy hair.
4. Students will learn about myths revolving around unicorns.

Dragon

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a dragon (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast.
3. Students will learn techniques for drawing saturated colors, using colored pencil and oil.
4. Students will learn about myths revolving around dragons.

Hippogriff

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a hippogriff (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast.
3. Students will learn techniques for drawing feather texture on wings, using colored pencil.
4. Students will learn about myths revolving around hippogriffs.

Loch Ness Monster (Also goes by Nessie)

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of the loch ness monster (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast.
3. Students will learn techniques for drawing realistic water, using colored pencil.
4. Students will learn techniques for drawing saturated colors, using colored pencil and oil.
5. Students will learn about myths revolving around the loch ness monster.

Hippocamp (Also goes by Hippocampus and Sea Horse)

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a hippocamp (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast.
3. Students will learn techniques for layering colored pencil to create shadows.
4. Students will learn techniques for burnishing (blending) colored pencil.
5. Students will learn about myths revolving around the hippocamp.

Bigfoot (Also goes by Sasquatch)

1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of bigfoot (full body). 
2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast.
3. Students will learn techniques for drawing realistic pine trees, using colored pencil.
4. Students will learn techniques for drawing saturated colors, using colored pencil and oil.
5. Students will learn techniques for drawing a semi-realistic foot, using colored pencil.
6. Students will learn about myths revolving around bigfoot.
Because of how detailed these drawings are, there is a good chance students will need to finish their work outside of the designated class time.
***I will be using Prismacolor colored pencils, but students can use what they have. Unicorn -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: peach, dark blue, gray, black, white Dragon -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: light red, dark red, yellow, light green, black, white -Baby Oil and Q-Tips (to blend colors) Hippogriff -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: light brown, dark brown, yellow, black, white Loch Ness Monster -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: dark blue, light blue, dark green, light green, turquoise, white -Baby Oil and Q-Tips (to blend colors) Hippocamp -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: light blue, purple, turquoise, pink, gray, black, white Bigfoot -Paper -Everyday pencil -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Colored Pencils: light brown, dark brown, peach, yellow, light green, dark green, light blue, black, white -Baby Oil and Q-Tips (to blend colors)
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.   

Teacher

Torri McCarrey
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Visual Arts Teacher
1110 total reviews
811 completed classes

About Me

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... 
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