Use print coloring pages and one of such crayon techniques for the next classroom art lesson.
Trace over the photocopied picture outline with crayon. Thick lines work most effectively. Brush within the whole page with thin paint. Only use one color. The waxed lines will resist the paint along with the picture will glow through.
Color most of the picture with crayon. Leave some areas white. Brush on the whole page with thin paint. Only use one color.
Draw over the lines with crayon. Paint the image with many colors. The crayon lines is likely to make the picture better to paint. They will eradicate edges bleeding into one another.
This is not a resist however it is a fantastic extension of the previous activities. Paint the picture with watercolors. When the paint is dry, use crayons to add detail and depth of color.
Rip off a little notepad that is regarding the size of a matchbox. Use a crayon to scribble thickly on top of the paper. Turn the paper over and using your thumb rub the crayon on to the picture. This results in a very soft smooth effect.
Color a place of the picture with a textured object placed underneath. Sandpaper, string, crumpled paper, bricks, bark, leaves, signs and rocks can create interesting patterns. Experiment having a little bit of blank paper first.
Use grated pieces or shavings of crayon to produce a swirling effect. Sprinkle the crayon on to the photo and then rub these with your thumb.
This is useful the use of different colors together. It makes effective animal fur, storm clouds or grass.
Go within the outline of the photo with black crayon. Color the remainder of the photo thickly with crayon. If possible use a smaller little bit of cotton wool or cloth to polish the picture. Heat from the friction of rubbing melts the crayon and results in a smooth shiny effect. Apply a smaller amount of vegetable oil to your cotton wool ball. Gently rub the oil over the back of the picture. The oil could make the picture almost transparent. Students could be given the oil soaked balls in the paint tray. Encourage these phones review and on the picture to spread the oil. Hang the image inside a classroom window to produce a stained glass effect.See other articles below: