Rainforest Animal Art: Realistic Tiger Drawing
In this one-time art class, students will learn to draw a portrait of a tiger, using pastel chalk (head to shoulders).
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In this one-time drawing class, students will learn to draw a realistic portrait of a tiger, using pastel chalk (head to shoulders). Students are welcome to come to class with fun facts to share about tigers if they want. I will also share a few fun facts about these animals throughout class while we draw. During class, I will demonstrate each step for students and have students complete that step along with me. My classroom is a calm, fun, and creative environment where discussion...
1. Students will learn techniques for sketching a proportionate contour drawing (outline) of a tiger (head to shoulders). 2. Students will learn techniques for smooth blending, pencil application, gradient blending, and adding contrast. 3. Students will learn techniques for layering pastels to create realistic coloring and fur texture. 4. Students will learn a few facts about tigers.
Because of how detailed these drawings are, there is a good chance students will need to finish sketches outside of the designated class time.
1 file available upon enrollment-Paper -Everyday pencil or drawing pencils -Everyday eraser and/or kneaded eraser -Blending tool (blending stumps, tissue, Q-tips, or you can just use your fingers if you don't have any of the previously listed supplies) -Soft pastel chalk: tan, reddish brown, brown, yellow, white, black, and green *OPTIONAL: black and/or white charcoal pencils (used for detail work) and a brown colored pencil
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
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.
Torri McCarreyCertified Elementary School Teacher/Visual Artist
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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...