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

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

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Cycling
Cycling copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Cycling action! A challenging lesson.

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Hot Air Balloon
Hot Air Balloon copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Super colourful hot air balloon!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Peacock
Peacock copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Peacock with colourful plumage!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Kite
Kite copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Rainbow kite!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

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

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficuty ***

Colosseum
Colosseum copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Roman Colosseum!

Pen & Wash:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Year of the Dog
Year of theDog copyright Joanne Howard 2017
NEW! Chinese New Year! 2018 is the Year of the Dog.

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
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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Flock of Sheep
Flock of Sheep copyright Joanne Howard 2016
 
Cheerful flock of sheep in a sunny meadow!

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

Betta
Betta copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Betta  AKA Siamese Fighting Fish.
 

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

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

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

Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Hockey Shot
Hockey Shot Copyright Joanne Howard 2016

Go Canucks!!
New version of my hockey lesson.


Pencil Crayon:
We will need a FULL 1.5 hours of working time!
Difficulty *****
Rock Climber
Rock Climber copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Human figure in action!
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 ****
Earth
Earth copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Our world from space!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Praying Mantis
Praying Mantis copyright Joanne Howard 2015
  Insect extraordinaire!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Goldfinches
Goldfinches Copyright Joanne Howard 2015
Spring Goldfinch family! Peep, peep, peep!
Pen & Wash:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Golden Ears Bridge
Golden Ears Bridge copyright Joanne Howard 2015
Golden Ears Bridge!
Pen & Ink:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Lemur
Lemur
Ring-tailed Lemur.
Charcoal:

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

1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Bouquet
Bouquet copyright Joanne Howard 2007

A beautiful bouquet! Maybe for Mom?
Pen & Wash:
1.5 hrs
Difficulty **

Pier at Sunset
Pier at Sunset
Ahhhh. Peaceful landscape.
Pen & Wash:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Dolphins

  Lovely graceful creatures!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty *
Giza
Giza copyright Joanne Howard 2013
The Pyramids at Giza.
Charcoal:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Covered Wagon
Covered Wagon Copyright Joanne Howard 2014
Rollin' Rollin' Rollin'!
Pen & Ink:

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 2005
Learn to paint or draw a cherry tree in full blossom. 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***
Ostrich
Ostrich
Awesome African wildlife!
Pencil Crayon:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Scarecrow
Scarecrow
Harvest Scarecrow!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **
Woolly Mammoth
Woolly Mammoth
Prehistoric Wildlife!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ***
Pen & Ink Birds

Learn the art of basic pen & ink skills.

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
or less

Difficulty ***

Steller's Jay

  BC's provicial bird!
Pencil Crayon:

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 ***
Homestead

  Homestead in charcoal with fabulous forest background.
Charcoal:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Orca
Orca copyright Joanne Howard 2004
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
Waterscape copyright Joanne Howard 2000
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 **

Inuksuk

  One of Canada's favorite cultural icons!
Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty *

Roman Aqueducts

  Detail and history! Perfect for your ancient cultures unit.
Pen & Ink:

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 ***

Medieval Castle

  History! Fantasy! Excellent penmanship.
Pen & Ink:

1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Great Blue Heron

Learn how to greate 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 **

Tutankhamun's Mask

Learn how to draw & shade Tutankhamun's mask!

OIL PASTEL:
We will need a FULL 1.5 hours of working time!
Difficulty *****

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

PENCIL
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

CHARCOAL
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Rabbit
Hippity hop!
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Soccer


  Action! Learn figure drawing!
Oil Pastel:
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 ***

Eagle

Our majestic Bald Eagle!

Charcoal
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Tree Frog

Green, orange & white!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Apples
Apples
Three lovely apples growing on the tree.
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty *

 

Reef Shark

  SHAAAARK!
Charcoal:

1.5hrs
or less
Difficulty ***

Santa

The jolly old elf himself!

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 ***

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

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ***

Cliffs
Cliffs copyright Joanne Howard 2004
Shading creates the illusion of distance!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Sketching Stuffies

Learn to sketch and shade using three-dimensional objects (stuffed animals) as models.


PENCIL:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Autumn Maple Tree

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


Oil Pastel:

1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Toucan

A terrific Toucan!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty **

Gray Wolf

Every colour BUT gray!
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Wild Horse

Explosive action!
Charcoal:
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 **

Parrot
Parrot
Learn how to draw & colour a Ruby Macaw.
Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Poppy
Poppy
Lest we forget.
Oil Pastel:
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 ****

Dragonfly

  Insects! Flowers! Big bulgy eyeballs!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Poinsettia

'Tis the season! 

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Roman Architecture

A lovely vine covered stone building!

Oil Pastel:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****

Watercolour:
1.5hrs

Difficulty ****

Cartoon Characters

Learn to create an original character.


Pencil Crayon & Pen:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Honey Bee

  Honey Bee. Science and art.
Oil Pastel:
 
1.5hrs
Difficulty ***

Polar Bears

Learn to draw mother & cub!

Pen & Ink:
1.5hrs
Difficulty ****
Caribou

Caribou! Canadian animal series.

Pen & Ink:

1.5hrs
Difficulty *****

African Elephant

  Great for African studies or endangered species.
Charcoal:

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
Dragons

Fabulous! Can be done in potter's clay or air-dry clay.

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
We will need a FULL 1.5 hours of working time!

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 ***

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

Difficulty **

Sculpture
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
Clay Boxes

Tiny gift boxes are wonderfully cute and make creative gifts for Mother’s or Father’s day! Only a small amount of clay is needed for a ring sized box. These boxes can be made larger if cost of more air-dry clay is not an issue or you have a kiln available - potter's clay is relatively cheap!

RECOMMENDED WORKSHOP LENGTH
We will need a FULL 1.5 hours of working time!

Difficulty *****

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 ***


 

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