BrainPOP

Drawing

Like to doodle in class? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the art of drawing and sketching. You’ll learn what tools artists use to draw, including some that might surprise you! You’ll find out how drawing is different from painting, as well as how an artist can create colors on paper. You’ll discover the steps you can go through to make a drawing, and you’ll find out how to create the illusion of depth on a flat piece of paper. Plus, find out the difference between a sketch and a finished drawing, as well as why sketches can be useful for artists. Doodle away--just don’t let your teacher catch you!

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What is drawing?

How is paper made?

How do people get ideas for what to draw?