Foundations to Drawing Episode 16: Drawing on Dark Paper
Explore a new medium, switch out from the plain old white paper into black and make use of those of those untouched white crayons.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 15: Continuing the Pattern
Add a little creativity with a design activity that expands upon an existing pattern. In this lesson, Kathy uses fabric, but you can use any patterned material!
Foundation to Drawing Episode 14: Finishing the Other Half
Enhance your drawing ability with an exercise in \'drawing the other half\'. Simply find an image that you like, cut it in half, glue it to a piece of paper and attempt to draw the other side using your unglued half as a reference.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 13: Color Mixing
Learn the basics of the color wheel and create your own chart with crayons!
Foundations to Drawing Episode 12: Repeated Pattern
In this fun an relaxing exercise, Kathy will show you how to create a repeated pattern with simple shapes. Come up with your own design and add color to match your personal style!
Foundations to Drawing Episode 11 Part 2: Drawing from Imagination
Be creative! Watch as Kathy draws a vase of flowers from her imagination and then imagine your own!
Foundations to Drawing Episode 11 Part 1: Drawing Still Life
In this episode, Kathy will walk you through two still life drawings of a fruit bowl and conch shell. In the next episode, younger students will draw a still life from their imagination.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 10: Coloring a Seascape
Using your drawing from the previous video, Kathy will show you how to apply color using a simple medium, crayons.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 9: Drawing a Seascape
Expand on your drawing knowledge with a seascape drawing. Kathy will show you had to draw a horizon line, apply shadows and values.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 8: Coloring a Landscape
Follow Kathy Nelson as she shows you how to apply color using the same drawing from episode 7. For her drawing she is using crayons, but feel free to use whatever medium you like!
Foundations to Drawing Episode 7: Drawing a Landscape
Learn tips and techniques for creating a landscape drawing, including horizon line, shadows, and values.
Foundations to Drawing Epsiode 6: Cube
In this lesson, you will learn how to draw a gift box with a ribbon using the fundamentals of drawing a 3D cube.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 5: Cone
Follow along with Kathy as she shows use how to draw a realistic double scoop ice cream cone with a cherry on top.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 4: Cylinder
Using the skills acquired from the previous episodes, you will learn how to draw and shade a realistic coffee mug.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 3: Values
In this lesson, Kathy will teach you how to create a value chart to enhance the realism of your 3D shapes.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 2 Part 2: Shadows
Using the same 3D shapes from the previous video, you will learn about shadows and where to place them in relation to a light source.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 2 Part 1: 3D Shapes
In Part 1 of this lesson, you will learn about 3D shapes and how to draw them. Join us tomorrow as we further transform these shapes using value.
Foundations to Drawing Episode 1: Line Drawing
Follow along with Kathy Nelson as she shows you the importance of line to create a fish with a wavy background.
Intro Foundations to Drawing with Kathy
Get creative with Kathy Nelson in our studio! Learn the foundations to drawing and a fun surprise project at the end of the week. All materials used are simple items that can be found in the home. Join us over at our website at colquittcountyarts.com to learn about the Colquitt County Arts Center: Where Creativity Finds Community!