Color: Part 2 – WARM & COOL colors

There are gazillions of colors Fortunately for us, they can be divided into just a few color families, and every color pretty much has just three main attributes: HUE = the name of the color like BLUE, ORANGE or GREEN. SATURATION =  is how sharp or dull the color appears. VALUE =  is the SHADE (darkness) or TINT (lightness) of …

DRAW PAGE: Pumpkin

I love the Fall. When the leaves turn all those brilliant oranges and yellows and golds! And we have lots of wonderful fresh fruits and vegetables to eat. And the Harvest Parties! One fun thing to do is to carve a pumpkin. Today we’re going to DRAW a PUMPKIN! Remember to use a whisper line to start, so when your …

Design your own Nesting Doll

One of the trinkets that I bought while I was in Kiev was a matryoshka doll, also known as a Russian nesting doll, it is a set of wooden dolls of decreasing size placed one inside another. A set consists of a wooden figure which separates, top from bottom, to reveal a smaller figure inside, which has another figure inside …

SKETCH: Peregrine Falcon

I have been watching the peregrine falcons in the Cathedral of Learning at the University of Pittsburgh from the cameras they have set up there.  They are such beautiful interesting birds. Here’s a link to see more information for your self.  Here’s my sketch of one. Here is a link to be able to draw a bird. It’s very simple blue bird…have …

Draw A Shamrock

Have fun drawing a Shamrock and have a Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! -Rose