Part directed-drawing, part free-expression, this lesson offers an easy american history art activity to celebrate Lincolns Birthday, Independence Day or Presidents Day.Keep it simple by leading a directed-line drawing of Lincolns face then pasting onto colored paper.
I named this drawing "Light of Freedom" and completed it for an Independence Day challenge. This is a freehand drawing with Prismacolor pencils. I followed a lesson in Cecile Baird's book "Painting Light with Colored Pencil."
Living beings are usually complicated and quite hard to draw. An eagle for example, look at all the feathers! It could take you all day! Actually, not. Adobe Illustrator provides tools to draw repetitious things in no time. Do you want to learn how? | Difficulty: Advanced; Length: Long; Tags: Illustration, Vector, Adobe Illustrator