Lessons for Grade Three!
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* Oil Pastel * Watercolours * Pen & Ink * Pen & Wash * Sketching * Clay *

Giraffe
OP Giraffe copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Awesome Giraffe!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Koala Jr.
SK Koala Jr copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Cuddly Koala!

Pencil:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***


Chimp Jr.
SK Chimp Jr copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Charming Chimpanzee!

Pencil:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***


Zebra
ONLINE LESSON
OP Zebra copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Colourful Zebra!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Available as an
ONLINE LESSON


Mushrooms
OP Mushrooms Jr copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Adorable Mushrooms!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Crowned Crane
OP Crowned Crane copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

Fabulous Crowned Crane!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Island Reflection
OP Island Reflection copyright Joanne Howard 2020
NEW 2021!

A serene Island reflected
in a glassy lake
!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Also available as an
ONLINE LESSON

Tiger Jr.
OP Tiger Jr copyright Joanne Howard 2021
NEW 2021!

Year of the Tiger!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Alpaca
P&I Alpaca copyright Joanne Howard 2019
 
Amazing Alpaca!


Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Desert
P&W Desert copyright Joanne Howard 2019

Sonoran Desert landscape!

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Farm
Farm Jr. copyright Joanne Howard 2019
Farm! Country living!


Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Mice
Mice copyright Joanne Howard 2019
 
3 little mice!

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Tabby
(Standing)
OP Tabby Standing copyright Joanne Howard 2019
 
My beautiful Kitty!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Tabby Close Up

OP Tabby Close Up Copyright Joanne Howard 2019
My beautiful Kitty!
Easier close up version.

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Cactus
P&W Cactus copyright Joanne Howard 2019
 
Saguaro Cactus & Agave in a simple desert landscape.

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Field of Poppies
Field of Poppies copyright Joanne Howard 2017
Breezy, colourful field of poppies!


Pen & Wash:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Peacock
Peacock copyright Joanne Howard 2017
Peacock with colourful plumage!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***


Cornflower Fields
Cornflower Fields copyright Joanne Howard 2018
Fields of gorgeous blue and green!

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Wolf Mask
Wolf Mask copyright Joanne Howard 2018
Tlingit Wolf Mask in oil pastel!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Streetscape
Streetscape copyright Joanne Howard 2017
Amazing streetscape full of bright colours!

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficuty ***

"Sunshine & Shadows"
Peanut Butter Bear

'Sunshine & Shadow' colours, shapes galore and adorable bears!

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **


Sunflower

Summer Sunshine!
RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Little Chicken

An excellent beginner lesson!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Gecko
OP Gecko copyright Joanne Howard 2019
Colourful Gecko!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Kite
Kite copyright Joanne Howard 2017
Rainbow kite!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Earth
Earth copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Our world from space!


Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Tugboat
Tugboat copyright Joanne Howard 2018
Tooot! Fabulous little tugboat among the crashing waves.


Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **



Rooster
Rooster copyright Joanne Howard 2016
 
Cock-o-doodle-dooo!
Awesome swooshy rooster watercolour!

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Bouquet
Bouquet copyright Joanne Howard 2018

A beautiful bouquet! Maybe for Mom?

Pen & Wash:
1.5 hrs
Difficulty **

Panda
Panda copyright Joanne Howard 2016
  Fluffy Giant Panda! Endangered species and fan favorite.

Pencil, Drawing Pencil, Black Wax Crayon or Charcoal

1.5hrs
Difficulty ** to ****
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Betta
Betta copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Betta  AKA Siamese Fighting Fish.
 

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Pier at Sunset
Pier at Sunset copyright Joanne Howard 2018
Ahhhh. Peaceful landscape.

Pen & Wash:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Northern Flicker
Northern Flicker copyright Joanne Howard 2016

  Beautiful, colourful local wildlife. Fabulous drawing lesson!

Pencil Crayon:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Grapes
Grapes copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  A juicy bunch of grapes. A classic art lesson!
 

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
White Rhino
White Rhino copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Endangered wild White Rhinoceros!

Wax Crayon
or Charcoal
or Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Chauvet Horses
Chauvet Horses copyright Joanne Howard 2015
Paleolithic Cave painting!

Charcoal & Chalk
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Lady Bug
Lady Bug
I'm ready for my close-up!

Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Steller's Jay

  BC's provincial bird!
Pencil Crayon:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Inuksuk

  One of Canada's favorite cultural icons!

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Dolphins

  Lovely graceful creatures!

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty *

Ewe & Lamb
Ewe & Lamb copyright Joanne Howard 2016
 
Cheerful sheep in a sunny meadow!

Watercolour:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Cow
Cow copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Pop-art colourful cow! Moooo!
 

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Tree House
Treehouse copyright Joanne Howard 2007

Simple perspective and a cool treehouse too!

Charcoal:
1.5 hrs
or less
Difficulty
***

Fort Langley
Fort Langley
Historic Fort Langley

Charcoal:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **
Blossoming Cherry Tree
Cherry Tree copyright Joanne Howard 2018

Learn to paint or draw a cherry tree in full blossom. 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Arctic Fox
Arctic Fox copyright Joanne Howard 2018
Sproing! Arctic fox in its classic pose.

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs

Difficulty **
Scarecrow
Scarecrow
Harvest Scarecrow!

Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **
Woolly Mammoth
Woolly Mammoth
Prehistoric Wildlife!

Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Autumn Maple Tree

Autumn leaves, shaded tree trunk and a beautiful background scene!


Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Pacific Dogwood
Pacific Dogwood copyright Joanne Howard 2003
B.C.'s Provincial Flower!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Cheetah
Cheetah
Cheetah close-up!

Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Autumn Harvest

Create a still-life with pumpkins, apples and pears. Emphasis on using light and shade.

  Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Sledding Snowkid
Whooooosh!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Hummingbird

  Anna's Hummingbird in flight!

Watercolour Pencils
or Pencil Crayons:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Rock Climber
Rock Climber copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Human figure in action!

Oil Pastel
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Orca
Orca copyright Joanne Howard 2018

 
A beautiful whale in a peaceful setting!

Watercolour
:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Little Brown Bat

  Canadian wildlife series!

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty **

Waterscape
copyright Joanne Howard 2018

Paint a beautiful BC valley! This popular lesson begins with a dot and four lines!

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Tree with Raven

  The spooky tree with landing Raven!

Charcoal:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty **
Cliffs
Cliffs copyright Joanne Howard 2019
Shading creates the illusion of distance!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Flamingo
Flamingo copyright Joanne Howard 2017
Stylish pink bird in a swooshy watercolour wetland!


Watercolour:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Chinese Dragon

  Chinese New Year's Dragon!

Oil Pastel:
 
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Sea Turtle

Underwater wildlife!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Owls

These owls are AMAZING!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***


Poinsettia
OP Poinsettia Copyright Joanne Howard 2005
'Tis the season! 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Great Blue Heron

Learn how to create a wetland paradise!

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ****

 Pencil Crayon:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Gingerbread House

  Yummy winter artwork!

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Robin's Nest

Robin mom with eggs!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Windswept Coastline

A beautiful British Columbian seascape!

Watercolour:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Rudolph
Santa's famous helper!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Sea Otter

Indigenous wildlife! Adorable as well!

Charcoal:
1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty **

Pumpkin
Pumpkin Copyright Joanne Howard 2001
  Awesome Hallowe'en Pumpkin! This lesson can also be done without the face.


Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Self-portrait
Selfportrait copyright Joanne Howard 2006
The human face! 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ****

Pencil:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***


Rabbit
Hippity hop!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Goldfinches
Goldfinches Copyright Joanne Howard 2015
Spring Goldfinch family! Peep, peep, peep!

Pen & Wash
:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Train
Train
Choo CHOOO!


Pencil Crayon:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****


Koi

A flippy fishy!

Pen & Wash:
1.5 hrs
Difficulty ****


Oil Pastel
:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Toucan

A terrific Toucan!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Tree Frog

Green, orange & white!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Polar Bears

Learn to draw mother & cub!

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Black Wax Crayon:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***  

Chilly Penguin
Chilly Penguin copyright Joanne Howard 2004
Create some of these popular penguins!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Snowman

A whole glacier of snowmen! 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Mountain Lion

Native wild cat!

Oil Pastel:
1.5 hrs
Difficulty ****

My Family

Sketch your family in a fun quick way then learn about painting skin tones and more!

Pen & Wash:
1.5 hrs
Difficulty ****

Garry Point Lighthouse

Garry Point park in Richmond!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Beachscape
Beachscape copyright Joanne Howard 2001
Can’t wait to get to the beach?

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ****

Homestead

  Homestead in charcoal with fabulous forest background.

Charcoal:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****


Gray Wolf

Every colour BUT gray!

Oil Pastel
:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Honey Bee

  Honey Bee. Science and art.

Oil Pastel:
 
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Reef Shark

  SHAAAARK!

Charcoal:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty ***

African Elephant

  Great for African studies or endangered species.

Charcoal:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Cartoon Characters

Learn to create an original character.


Pencil Crayon & Pen:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***





Clay Sculpture

Only available when all classes do clay that day!

Clay tools are in their own enormous & heavy suitcase. I can't bring drawing or painting equipment on the same day as clay tools. Please arrange your days so that ALL clay is on the same day, other media on other days. Thanks!

 

Sculpture
Animal Masks

Woof! or possibly meow! Grrrrrr? :-) 
Can be done in potter's clay or air-dry clay.

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Sculpture
Clay First Nations Masks

A variety of west coast first nations masks!
Can be done in potter's clay or air-dry clay.

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Sculpture
Pinch Pot Fish

It can also be a fancy fish or a pretty fish or whatever kind of fish you can imagine! 
Can be done in potter's clay or air-dry clay.

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
1.5hrs (or shorter)

Difficulty **

Sculpture
Animals

Animals are a great introduction to sculpture. Works well with potter's clay or air-dry clay. Only a small amount needed per student.

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

 

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