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Groundhog Day Art Lesson

Will it be an early spring or six more weeks of winter? Paint your prediction with Nana’s Goundhog Day art lesson. Then, if you are ready for an early spring, dive into Nana’s set of Spring Video Art Lessons. Or if you are still enjoying winter, paint up a snowstorm with Nana’s Winter Video Art Lessons. Of course you can have access to ALL of Nana’s 700+ video art lessons in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse.

Enjoy Nana’s Groundhog Day Art Lesson!

 

Suggested supplies: white construction paper. Brown, yellow and black chalk pastels.

FEATURING YOU! YOU ARE AN ARTIST!

So, paint your Groundhog Day art and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on Instagram, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or upload a photo to the ChalkPastel.com Facebook page!

  • A note on chalk pastels: Pastels are an easy, forgiving medium. Fun for children and adults alike! Details on the pastels and paper we use, how and where to purchase, and links to all of Nana’s other pastel lessons are here: Our Favorite Chalk Pastels
  • The practical aspects of a mess: Pastels are blessedly messy. We always have baby wipes close by to wipe hands. We wear something we don’t mind getting stained or don a smock.

Do you and your artists learn best with a video art tutorial? Join the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse for even more Video Art Lessons at ChalkPastel.com!

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We can’t wait to see your Groundhog Day painting. And please be sure to share with a friend!

You ARE an Artist!

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How to Draw Baby Yoda and Mandalorian

Baby Yoda and the Mandalorian stories have captured our hearts! We know there are fellow fans out there that feel the same way. So we knew it was time for an art lesson. Join Nana for How to Draw Baby Yoda and the Mandalorian. And know that this lesson is part of the wonderful Chalk Pastels at the Movies bonus with You ARE an Artist Clubhouse membership.

How to Draw Baby Yoda and Mandalorian Video Art Lesson

Enjoy Nana’s How to Draw Baby Yoda and Mandalorian in Chalk Pastels video art lesson!

Suggested supplies: orange construction paper. Brown, orange, red, green, blue, white, pink, purple and yellow chalk pastels. (Lots of colors for this one!)

FEATURING YOU! YOU ARE AN ARTIST!

So, paint your Baby Yoda and the Mandalorian art and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on Instagram, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or upload a photo to the ChalkPastel.com Facebook page!

    • A note on chalk pastels: Pastels are an easy, forgiving medium. Fun for children and adults alike! Details on the pastels and paper we use, how and where to purchase, and links to all of Nana’s other pastel lessons are here: Our Favorite Chalk Pastels
    • The practical aspects of a mess: Pastels are blessedly messy. We always have baby wipes close by to wipe hands. We wear something we don’t mind getting stained or don a smock.


Do you and your artists learn best with a video art tutorial? Join the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse for even more Video Art Lessons at ChalkPastel.com!

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We can’t wait to see your baby Yoda and Mandalorian painting. And please be sure to share with a friend!

You ARE an Artist!

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Artist Clubhouse Modern History

Are you ready to WHOOSH into 2020? A NEW decade, a NEW year of ENJOYING learning is about to burst like a “jillion” New Year’s rockets! The pastels are trembling with excitement in their box. The paper is anxiously waiting to be put in place (either vertically or horizontally) on the table. Come on, hold my hand, and let’s get started!! This is a preview of the Artist Clubhouse Modern History in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home. – Nana

Are you ready to WHOOSH into 2020? A NEW decade, a NEW year of ENJOYING learning is about to burst like a “jillion” New Year’s rockets! The pastels are trembling with excitement in their box. The paper is anxiously waiting to be put in place (either vertically or horizontally) on the table. Come on, hold my hand, and let’s get started!! This is a preview of the Artist Clubhouse Modern History in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home. – Nana

Artist Clubhouse Modern History Art Lessons

All You ARE an Artist Clubhouse members will enjoy:
Art in Space, Martin Luther King, Jr.
Tea Time: Mary Poppins, Stopping By the Woods on a Snowy Evening, Cardinals in the Snow
Hymn: He’s Got The Whole World in His Hands

Artist Clubhouse Special Live Event

Master Class with Nana – Winter Acrylic Tree Reflection to be announced

You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse members will enjoy these lessons with Nana:
Famous Artist:   Lichtenstein pop art
Composer:  Beatles
President:   Kennedy
Map: To the moon and back

Just be sure to join us in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse at ChalkPastel.com!​

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How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels

Are you a huge Star Wars fan? We think it would be awesome to have a Star Wars art marathon. If you have been following art lessons with us, you will know that we love to share video lessons for favorite books and movies. In fact, one of the bonuses with You ARE an Artist Clubhouse membership is an index of lessons for movies with Chalk Pastels at the Movies. Enjoy a sample of Chalk Pastels at the Movies with Nana’s How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lessons! And please be sure to share these lessons with a friend. Perfect for your May the 4th Be With You celebrations.

Enjoy a sample of Chalk Pastels at the Movies with Nana's How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lessons! It's a Star Wars Art Marathon!

You ARE an Artist Clubhouse Complete members enjoy a Composer John Williams art lesson too! Plus Artist Clubhouse members also enjoy all of these:

More How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lessons

It’s a whole host of Star Wars characters for you to paint for a Star Wars Art Marathon! You are the artist and you can paint all of these with Nana:

  • Baby Yoda – Mandalorian
  • BB8
  • Chewbacca
  • Princess Leia 
  • C3PO and R2D2
  • Darth Vader
  • Last Jedi 
  • Stormtrooper
  • Millennium Falcon – Solo 
  • Death Star
  • Star Wars Rise of Skywalker 
  • Yoda
Enjoy a sample of Chalk Pastels at the Movies with Nana's How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lessons! It's a Star Wars Art Marathon!

Star Wars Chalk Pastel Tea Time

You will LOVE all of the Star Wars themed tea time snacks and ideas Erin and her artists shared in her Star Wars Chalk Pastel Tea Time with Nana here. Don’t miss it!

Darth Vader Abstract Art Lesson

Suggested supplies: black construction paper. All the colors of chalk pastels.

Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker Art Lesson

Suggested supplies: black construction paper. Black, blue, light blue, purple, white and red chalk pastels.

How to Draw Baby Yoda and The Mandalorian

Suggested supplies: orange construction paper and all the chalk pastel colors.

How to Draw Yoda in Chalk Pastels

Suggested supplies: green construction paper and your set of chalk pastels. Maybe: a pencil to pre-sketch your Yoda.

How to Draw C3PO and R2D2 in Chalk Pastels

Suggested supplies: light blue construction paper. Red, blue, white, black, brown and yellow chalk pastels. Maybe a pencil to pre-sketch your droids.

Princess Leia, Chewbacca, Storm Trooper, Darth Vader and the Death Star

How to Draw Star Wars The Last Jedi with Chalk Pastels

How to Draw Star Wars Millennium Falcon with Chalk Pastels

And even more, step-by-step lessons, below.

Enjoy a sample of Chalk Pastels at the Movies with Nana's How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lessons! It's a Star Wars Art Marathon!

Do you and your artists learn best with a video art tutorial? Join the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse for over 700+ Video Art Lessons at ChalkPastel.com!

Enjoy a sample of Chalk Pastels at the Movies with Nana's How to Draw Star Wars in Chalk Pastels Video Art Lesson! Are you a huge Star Wars fan too?

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FEATURING YOU! YOU ARE AN ARTIST!

So, paint your Star Wars art and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on Instagram, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or upload a photo to the ChalkPastel.com Facebook page!

  • A note on chalk pastels: Pastels are an easy, forgiving medium. Fun for children and adults alike! Details on the pastels and paper we use, how and where to purchase, and links to all of Nana’s other pastel lessons are here: Our Favorite Chalk Pastels
  • The practical aspects of a mess: Pastels are blessedly messy. We always have baby wipes close by to wipe hands. We wear something we don’t mind getting stained or don a smock.
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Artist Clubhouse Art of Advent

Listen to this! December in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse is all about welcoming The Messiah. With Nana, you will paint Georg Friedrich Handel‘s Messiah (to complement SQUILT Live lessons). Then you will go on a Biblical journey to Bethlehem and draw the map too, experience famous artist Rembrandt’s Dream of Joseph and more! These are a few clues and a tiny preview of The Art of Advent in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home. – Nana

Artist Clubhouse Art of Advent Special Events:

 

A special invitation from Ms. Mary and Nana!

Friday, November 22 at 11 a.m. ET  – Welcome Messiah! This is a FREE event for all ages open to all with Ms. Mary of SQUILT Live! and Nana of You ARE an Artist Clubhouse. Sign up HERE. If you are unable to attend the event live, the video will be available afterwards in both of our membership areas.
Friday, November 22 at 11 a.m. ET  - Welcome Messiah! This is a FREE event for all ages open to all with Ms. Mary of SQUILT Live! and Nana of You ARE an Artist Clubhouse. Sign up HERE. If you are unable to attend the event live, the video will be available afterwards in both of our membership areas.

and…

The Art of Advent in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home.Thursday, December 5th at noon ET – Make Christmas cards with Nana! Member Only event for both You ARE an Artist Clubhouse members and Pam Barnhill Morning Time membership. Join for access to this event and over 530 video art lessons worth $3,330!

Did you know that Nana and Ms. Mary both live in Georgia and are practically neighbors? What fun that Nana, Mary and Tricia could all get together and plan such a special event for you!

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Thankful for Art

Listen to this! In November, how would you like to have dinner with beloved American artist Norman Rockwell, listen to a famous composer’s music while painting a pastel of the man who inspired him…these are a few clues and a tiny preview of Thankful for Art in the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home.

November in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse, Nana is sharing these Thankful for Art lessons:

  • Map – The Voyage of the First Thanksgiving
  • Hymn – We Gather Together
  • Famous Artist – Norman Rockwell
  • President – Abraham Lincoln and the creation of the Thanksgiving holiday
  • Composer – Aaron Copland and his Lincoln Portrait

Just be sure to join us in the You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse at ChalkPastel.com!​

Listen to this! In November, how would you like to have dinner with beloved American artist Norman Rockwell, listen to a famous composer’s music while painting a pastel of the man who inspired him...these are a few clues and a tiny preview of Thankful for Art in the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse! Such rich lessons to complement the learning already happening in your home.More Thankful for Art Resources

Join Nana for a Turkey Walk with Chalk! “Hello there my artist friends…and you ARE my friends. And friends can take walks in the woods to see the glorious colors the Divine Artist has used for the leaves, crystal skies and the air so clean. Let’s lace up some sturdy shoes, get a jacket…how about a walking stick…Come on, let’s wander down that interesting path over there. How to Draw a Thanksgiving Nature Walk on our You ARE an Artist YouTube Channel.

And, just maybe, if we are very quiet…did you hear a gobble, gobble? Shhhhhh! Let’s go see what it was….”

❤️Nana

Thankful for Art books to match Nana’s lessons:



Cranberry Thanksgiving  Art Lessons

If you are a Five in Row Cranberry Thanksgiving fan, you will love these step-by-step lessons with Tricia and a video lesson of Mr. Whiskers with Nana! Find these on our sister site, Hodgepodge.

Cranberry Thanksgiving Unit Study with Art

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10 Benefits of Artist Clubhouse Membership

Just what ARE are the benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited, for sure. But here are the top 10 benefits for all artists:

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.10 Benefits of Artist Clubhouse Membership

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Art Planner – A beautiful, downloadable, pdf Art Planner is included with Artist Clubhouse membership. This planner has monthly views with clickable links to Nana’s video art lessons. Includes links to holiday art lessons for that month, artist birthdays and more! Perfect for tea time.

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Chalk Pastels at the Movies (bonus!) – Because it is such fun to paint a character or scene from a favorite movie or book, we have a whole collection of favorites. Narnia, Green Ember, Star Wars, Harry Potter, How to Train Your Dragon, The Incredibles and so many more!

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Exclusive Art Lessons – Artist Clubhouse members enjoy exclusive art lessons. These are only available to our members and not sold as separate lessons in our shop. Special seasonal lessons, celebratory ones and hymn video art lessons are among the ones only for members. In addition, at the Complete Clubhouse level, Artist Clubhouse members have access to Nana’s growing series of Famous Artists, Composers, Presidents and Maps!

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Summer Art Camp – Each June Nana offers a Summer Art Camp to complement her set of video art lessons. Exclusive and FUN new lessons each summer. One year we enjoyed an abstract acrylic!

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Art Lesson Index (bonus!) – This extensive list is a go to! Because we have SO many lessons on SO many topics from preschool to adult – in courses and all over, this resources makes finding the lesson you want a cinch!

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Members Only Group – Our Facebook group just for You ARE An Artist Clubhouse members is a fun spot to find out the latest, hear an encouraging word from Nana and find out tips from other members.

What ARE are 10 benefits of Artist Clubhouse membership? The list is endless and access is unlimited. Here are the top 10 benefits for all artists.Bank of Art Lessons – The vault of video art lessons is currently worth over $4,000 and growing each month! The membership access extensive with over 50 courses and supporting products! (At $30 a month for Complete Clubhouse access, that is less than 1% of the total cost. Talk about a bargain).

Art for All Ages – We have always said that Nana’s art lessons truly are art for all ages. She taught our five children around the kitchen table. They grew from preschool to college age over those ten years. I even realized that I (Tricia, Nana’s daughter) AM an artist! For those that desire age-specific lessons, Nana has preschool lessons, A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels and A Simple Start in Acrylics. Then there is her I Drew It Then I Knew It Series aimed at middle to high school age. We also have to share that there are many parents that love to enjoy Nana’s lessons for just a little creative time. And these lessons are also such fun for Mom and Me time.

History and art are a beautiful combination. Expand your medieval history studies and make them come alive with chalk pastel art and our Medieval Video Art Course. I Drew It Then I Knew It!History Lessons – You will say, “I Drew It Then I Knew It!” with Nana’s offering of art lessons for all four eras of history! Ancients, Medieval, Knights & Crusaders, American History, Modern History, American Landmarks, Art in Space, Inventors plus the exclusive and growing sets of Presidents, Maps, Famous Artists and Composers. There is so much to complement the learning already happening in your homeschool. Painting with Nana helps reinforce the understanding and comprehension of a subject you are studying.

Nana – She is the best! Of course, she is my mama. We are a mother/daughter team. Our Hodgepodge  (our homeschool family) all works together to bring you these fabulous lessons. But don’t take it from me!