Published at Monday, December 16th 2019, 16:25:30 PM. Animal Worksheet. By Wendy Collins.
When you are satisfied that you have an accurate drawing go ahead and paint in the base color of the animal. The base color is usually light and gets darker as you build the layers. Don't worry about making it look like fur or hair at this point. Next, use a dark color such as black or burnt umber to fill in the outline of the eyes, deep shadows, or other very dark areas. You will need to paint in the eyes, nose, mouth, paws, etc. If your drawing is detailed enough you should be able to do this by using a very small detail brush. Just outline everything and then fill it in with appropriate colors.
Researches have shown that outdoor activities prove to be a good learning process for kids. You can take your child to a zoo to let him/her interpret nature with the help of coloring pages. Earth worksheets, pages for coloring, or activity books can be a good option for parents and preschool teachers. Pages with food drawings, animated drawings, alphabets drawings, and many more are also available online that can be used as a printouts.
As you add layer upon layer to create the animal fur keep in mind the roundness of the shapes and the areas of light and dark. Start with a thin, watery version of the color and darken it as you work. Be careful not to end up darkening everything. Let some of each layer show through. The final stages of the painting will show detail. Use a very small detail brush and paint in some hair or hair strands. A lot of times, just a few details of hair is all that is needed to send the viewer the message of fur. Don't forget to add whiskers, final highlights and shadows. Have fun and enjoy learning to paint animals.
When we talk of color, it is the one of the fist thing after noise that attracts a child. A child always tries to catch the color that attracts its attention. Children of every age love colors. It is important to make our children recognize every color, and differentiate between them. These activities are always fun activities that involve education too. These pages are the best way to develop the hand eye co−ordination. Holding the color pencil and coloring within the line also involves development of motor co−ordination. It adds to the dexterity of the fingers, improves the concentration too. Such activities being interesting urges the child to complete before involving in a new task, which is good for improving concentration. Creativity with better learning is best achieved by coloring.