One of the very first steps in learning perspective is noticing that the further things are away from you, the smaller they appear. A fun way to play with this is with a leaf-blowing landscape. Watercolors Landscapes, Fall Art, Art Lessons, For Kids, Art Ideas, Kids Art, Fall Landscapes, Art Projects, 1St Grade
Tissue Paper Painting: Pencil in a design, then trace with a heavy black marker. Halloween design shown, but any simple drawing will work. Next, wet the drawing with a brush, and then place the tissue paper on the spots to be colored. Work in sections, and gradually cover the entire paper with colored tissue paper squares. When finished, the tissue paper can be removed to reveal the color that has bled below. **Beware, stained fingers seem to be unavoidable, unless gloves are used.