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How to draw animals

How to draw animals

Baby Steps to Beginning Watercolor Painting | FeltMagnet How to Paint Watercolor So you would like to try your hand at watercolor painting? Here are three baby steps to take before you can take off full speed ahead: Assemble the proper suppliesFamiliarize yourself with the brushes and paintsPractice a simple landscape Step #1: Assemble Supplies To begin, you can start with basics and still produce lovely paintings. Basic Brushes Buy four good quality sable or synthetic watercolor brushes. #4 round#8 round#10 round1" flat wash brush Good Watercolor Paper Good paper is expensive, but it will make a difference. I like Arches or Windsor Newton 140 lb. or 300 lb. watercolor blocks. Palette You can use a large, plain white dinner plate to start out or purchase a white plastic palette with at least six or eight wells and a flat place to mix your paints. Water Jar Use a glass or plastic container that holds about a cup of water. Paper Towels or a Soft Cotton Cloth Paint Watercolor paints come in pans or tubes. Step #2: Become Familiar with Your Materials 1. 2.

Christmas cracker templates By Kate on December 10, 2011 I can’t imagine tucking into a Christmas dinner without pulling a cracker first. I love the naff hats, the cringe-worthy jokes (and just the tradition of it all). Crackers are so easy to make…and if you don’t fancy making some for the table you can make some miniature ones to hang in the tree. I’ve put some templates together if you wanna try. Here’s how: 1) Download the pdf and print onto thin card. 3) Score along all the dotted lines. 5) Fold along all the vertical lines. 6) Fold along horizontal lines as shown. 7) Bring ends together and join using a glue stick or double sided tape. 8) Tie one end with a length of cotton/ribbon/string* 9) Wrap a gift/sweets/hat/joke/confetti* in some tissue paper 10) Pop inside cracker and tie the other end with cotton/ribbon/string* * delete where appropriate!! Job done!! Hope all your Christmas or Hanukkah crafts/preparations/plans are coming along a treat.

storytelling – Visual Thinking Magic This is part three of a three part series of articles that discusses visual thinking devices you can use to enhance your visual message. As children we have so much to learn, so many things to experience, and a plethora of skills to master. And it is during such times when those closest to us — our parents, siblings and relatives — are there to help us better navigate the journey of life. In order to help us avoid these mistakes, those closest to us teach us about life by sharing stories, reading stories, or reflecting on personal experiences. No matter what these stories are about, and no matter what messages of wisdom they contain, one thing is crystal clear: they help us to understand the lessons we need to master to better navigate our journey through life, because they are aligned with our mental models of the world. We understand the key messages within these stories because we relate to them, we understand them, and we are able to use and apply them immediately into our lives.

DIY - Paperikuusi / Paper tree Tulosta oma kuusen kaava tästä: Print your own Paper Lace Tree -template here: Download

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