kahlo-diagram-1024x688Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter, who is best known for her self-portraits. Here’s a way to draw her with her hair up with flowers and classic heavy eyebrows.

1. Fold a sheet of black construction paper in half twice to get the guidelines shown in my diagrams. Follow the steps to first make a drawing in pencil.

2. Trace all the lines with a black oil pastel. Press hard to make a heavy line.

3. Color in the face and background, taking care to go around the black pastel.