Materials: Sharpies, cardstock (or watercolor paper) and watercolor paints. I introduce the use of sharpies in a small group setting so that I can teach proper use.
Draw a circle for the head. Add two straight lines for the headband.
Make two feathers by making a "pointy" oval!
Add two eyes and a mouth.
Draw a rectangle for his buckskin jacket.
Draw two smaller rectangles for the sleeves. Add hands.
Draw a rectangle for the buckskin pants. Add a straight line.
Using straight lines, make the fringe for the buckskin jacket and pants.
Draw two ovals for the moccasins. Add the horizon line.
Draw a Native American home, sun, any details you would like.
|Student adding details to drawing.|
The final step is to watercolor the picture. Using sharpies allows for this final step.