I started the Rumriver Art Center a few years ago to teach art classes to homeschool students. I wanted to share some of my lessons and exercises to help the creativity of the Homeschool students. I will also be giving updates on what is happening at Rumriver Art Center. I would love to hear your ideas and thoughts.
A Fun Place For Kids to Explore Their Creativity
Friday, January 20, 2012
Animal Project: Miniature Dachshunds
Its been dog week here at the Rumriver Art Center, we have been inspired by dog artist George Rodrigue. The favorite dog has been the miniature dachshund with long body, head and short legs.
Materials: heavyweight paper, sketching pencil, sharpie and your choice of materials to finish.
Step #1: Draw light guidelines acroos the center and down the middle of the page. Draw the head, nose, eye, ear and jaw.
Step #2: Draw a long narrow body and tail.
Step #3: Draw the cute short legs.
Step #4: Time to add your details, be creative have some fun.