Cool New Strathmore Paper

StrathmoreLook what just came in the mail! Yep, that’s my artwork on the cover. It’s a brand-new paper by Strathmore that is thick and very black. Perfect for those projects that always made construction paper flop and wrinkle. You can follow the steps below to see just how I made this art. Once the design was chosen, it was easy!











Abstract Chalk Leaves.1 lr











Draw design in pencil, trace with white glue.


Abstract Chalk Leaves.2 lr











Glue will dry clear. Color areas with chalk pastel.


Abstract Chalk Leaves.3 lr











Add highlights with lighter colors and shadows with darker.


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