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Art for Kids: Drawing & Painting 6 Animal Portraits with Acrylic Paint

Em Winn, Teacher, Art Instructor, Artist

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14 Lessons (1h 25m)
    • 1. Introduction, Course Goals, and Examples of Projects

    • 2. Supplies You Will Need for This Course

    • 3. Step 1: How to Design, Draw, and Outline a Bird

    • 4. Step 2: Paint a Bird

    • 5. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline a Rabbit

    • 6. Step 2: Paint a Rabbit

    • 7. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline a Frog

    • 8. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline a Frog

    • 9. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline a Monkey

    • 10. Step 2: Paint a Monkey

    • 11. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline a Dog

    • 12. Step 2: Paint a Dog

    • 13. Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline an Elephant

    • 14. Step 2: Paint an Elephant


About This Class

Are you looking for a quality Art Course for your child?

Would you like an experienced art teacher guiding your child through the creative process?

The Painting Animal Art Portraits course may be just what you are looking for! Designed with beginners in mind, this course is perfect for children ages 6-10 years old. With a total of 6 fun and unique acrylic art painting projects, your child will learn the skills to create masterpieces of their own long after the course is complete.

There are two steps in each art project:

  • Step 1: Design, Draw, and Outline Animal Portrait onto Paper
  • Step 2: Paint Animal Portrait

The process used to teach each art project is a kid-tested, step-by-step method that will both inspire and delight your child into drawing and painting action! This process involves observing, following instructions, and creating until the student is happy with the desired outcome.

Students will learn basic acrylic painting techniques and apply these techniques to complete each project. The Painting Animal Art Portraits course is designed to give children the tools they need to begin their artistic journey into self-expression, reflection, and creative thinking.

Supplies and materials needed for this course:

Let's start creating!





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Em Winn

Teacher, Art Instructor, Artist

Hi. My name is Em Winn and teaching art to children is what I love to do! I pride myself on creating dynamic, meaningful, and engaging art lessons that are taught in a relaxing and joyful way. I have nearly 20 years teaching experience in the elementary classroom and in the art studio, and I feel that I have a good grasp on how to create a learning environment that makes children feel happy, motivated, confident, and successful. Let the creative fun begin!

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