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Draw a Koi Fish
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If you’d like to learn how to draw a koi fish, why not take an extra step and learn how to paint him too? Watercolor and crayons are all you need. Use the transparency of watercolors to your advantage, when painting your koi fish. By simply creating an under layer of yellow, your... Read More

Me and My Goals Back to School Art Project
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One of my favorite back to school art projects. Students to draw themselves with a focus on the eyes, and list their latest goals at the same time.   If you like this back to school art project, there are many more like it in my “Draw Self Portraits” ebook in my PDF Shop.... Read More

Draw a “Wanted” Self-Portrait
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Studying the wild west, or having a wild west theme birthday party? Learn how to draw a “Wanted” self portrait to imagine yourself in that time period. Start by using my included template to create the wanted poster background. Print the two halves on drawing paper and tape together to make an old-fashioned... Read More

Kindergarten Paper Quilt
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Students drew their own home as one of their kindergarten art lessons. Gluing them to a large piece of paper turned them into a large “quilt”. If students make their drawing on square paper, then you will be able to easily add rows going up or down. Any extra spots could be used... Read More

Draw a Parasaur Dinosaur
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Parasaurs were herbivores and had large head crests they used for trumpeting. Here’s how to draw a parasaur standing on his back legs. If you like this tutorial, there are many more like it in my “Drawing Dinos and Dragons” ebook in my PDF Shop. Just click on the link or photo to... Read More

How to Draw a Velociraptor
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A certain hot dinosaur movie may be creating some interest in how to draw a velociraptor. Follow this step by step tutorial to draw a pretty cool looking one. This guy is made from lots of curvy shapes, so I tried to keep this tutorial with as simple as possible, without losing any... Read More

How to Draw the Pyramids
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Follow this step by step tutorial to not only learn how to draw the pyramids, but also how to place them in their natural surroundings, hot sun and sand and shadows and all. After drawing your pyramid in its natural setting, you could get out paint and mix some colors to get two... Read More

Easy Monkey Drawing

One way to make an easy monkey drawing is to just concentrate on the face. Follow these step by step instructions and see how easy it is. Drawing a monkey up close and personal like this will give you plenty of room to draw his or her eyes, ears and mouth. When it... Read More

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