Día de Los Muertos Sugar Skull - Grades 5-6

Día de Los Muertos Sugar Skull - Grades 5-6

In this video tutorial, you will learn to draw and paint a sugar skull, inspired by the Mexican tradition of Día de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead.
Learn about symmetry and space to draw the outline of your skull and add decorative details. Visualize what colors you will use before you start coloring, learn about contrasting colors and the watercolor wash technique.

Materials used: 9 x12 Watercolor paper, black fine point sharpie, pan watercolors, assorted colored sharpies, water and brush.

Día de Los Muertos Sugar Skull - Grades 5-6

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  • Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull - Grades 5-6

    In this video tutorial, you will learn to draw and paint a sugar skull inspired by the Mexican tradition of Día de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead.
    Learn about symmetry and space to draw the outline of your skull and add decorative details. Visualize what colors you will use before you start colo...