Want to try charcoal? It’s great for creating dramatic value. It is a little messy, but this is art!
Check out this video of the artist, Andre Desjardins working on his large paintings that simulate the effect of charcoal for inspiration:
Notice how he is using a variety of media, techniques, and supplies to generate his work? You can too! Check out Rachel’s project from last year:
Rachel used paint along with the charcoal to make her drawing more interesting.
Project: Make a charcoal project. Use the medium in an innovative way to make your piece stronger.
- charcoal (sticks, vine, powder)
- additional supplies; paint, spray bottle, glue, glue, magazine, material, etc.