Compare and contrast books about children then choose your favorite to incorporate into a life-size self-portrait.
Examine self-portraits done by famous artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo daVinci, Frieda Kahlo, and Mary Cassatt. What qualities did they highlight about themselves?
Use Crayola® Scissors and several pieces of construction paper to cut out a life-size portrait of yourself, including your shoulders, arms, body, and legs. Connect the pieces with Crayola Washable Glue Sticks. Decorate your self-portrait with Crayola Washable Markers and Multicultural Markers. Include details such as eye color, hairstyle, and favorite clothing. Attach decorative craft materials such as yarn, beads, and buttons with Crayola School Glue.
Cut out a construction paper replica of the cover of one of your favorite books. Draw the title and cover illustration. Glue the book to your portrait's hands, as if you were reading it.
What's so special about you? Use Crayola® Colored Pencils and Watercolors to display your talents and hobbies in words
Express yourself with Illuminated Letters! Decorate your initials with delicate layers of bright watercolor details.
Research ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and tell a wall story with an interesting crayon resist technique.
Our crayons have been rolling off the assembly line since 1903, and you can see how it’s done.