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Art project

Here is your animal art project for the next 3 weeks. I look forward to seeing photos of the finished project when you're done. Of course, you can make it as big or small as you like and can adapt the ideas using whatever resources you have around the house if you don't have everything on the pictures. 

Step 1 - Collect interesting patterned paper and create your own too using pastels, crayons and paint.

Step 2 - Rip your lovely artwork and patterned paper into long triangular strips. Then stick them onto a larger piece of paper. It's important the triangles all point into the centre as pictured.

Step 3. Draw a pair of eyes and a nose - watch the Youtube vids below for tutorials. You might also want to look at the finished gallery below for inspiration.

Weblink tutorials for the eyes and nose:

Step 4 - stick on the eyes and mouth and add some contour lines so your artwork looks like an animal