Summer Camp

Enjoy Nana’s virtual summer art camp! Summer Camp Video Art Lessons complement to your summer fun! Even more fun in the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse.

What is included in this course?

  • A variety of summer camp themed video art lessons
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Summer Camp Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more about summer camp video art lessons.

Summer Camp Clubhouse

Enjoy Nana’s virtual summer art camp! Summer Camp Video Art Lessons complement to your summer fun! Even more fun in the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse.

What is included in this course?

  • A variety of summer camp themed video art lessons
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Summer Camp Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more about summer camp video art lessons.

Fall Clubhouse

What is included in the course?

  • Accompanying A Seasonal Start in Chalk Pastels ebook
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Fall Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

You ARE an Artist

We encourage you to share photos of your art time and/or finished art work. Nana and Tricia would love to see it and comment! Here are a few ways you can share:

Yes, you ARE an artist!

Artist Clubhouse Video Art Lessons Sampler

Make tea time a wonderful and celebratory time with Nana's Tea Time Art Lessons. Grab your favorite book of poetry or your current read aloud!

What is included in this course?

  • A great variety of video art lessons to sample the You ARE an ARTiST Clubhouse
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more and grow as an artist.

Featuring you! You ARE an Artist

So, paint your Clubhouse sampler paintings and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on social media, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or share a photo in the You ARE an Artist group on Facebook.

Sample I Drew It Then I Knew It History

Samples from our You ARE an Artist Complete Clubhouse and all four of our history art lesson subscriptions on the following pages. Simply scroll down a bit:

A Simple Start in Sewing

What is sewing? Who can sew? Why would you want to sew? How can you make a simple start in sewing? We begin with A simple start… because anyone can sew.

Teacher Amy Waters (Ms. Amy) walks you and your artists through A Simple Start in Sewing Video Lessons.


Why would you want A Simple Start in Sewing Video Lessons? You might:

  • have a love or curiosity for sewing
  • want to save money
  • reuse or recycle something
  • desire to be a good steward of the resources God has provided
  • learn a Biblical perspective on sewing

ALL you need to get started! No long, intimidating list. Just…

  • Thread and needle
  • Various materials – each video will list the very few supplies you will need for the project. Often you will use something you have on hand.

What is included in the course?

  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage new students
  • Independent learning for older students
  • Option to join You ARE an Artist Facebook group for sharing your creations and asking questions.

How to view A Simple Start in Sewing?

  • Each lesson includes an overhead view of Ms. Amy leading you through, step-by-step.
  • View each lesson on any digital device.
  • Once purchased, you have lifetime access to the course.

A Simple Start in Sewing Video Lessons

  • Intro – How to Make a Sewing Kit
  • How to Sew or Repair a Hem
  • How to Sew or Repair a Seam
  • How to Make a t-shirt Bag
  • How to Sew on a Button
  • How to Make or Repair a Button Hole
  • How to Weave  (Make Pot Holders)
  • How to Make a Pillow and How to Make a Stuffed Animal
  • Six Simple Embroidery Stitches

A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels Charter School Edition

Nana's A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels Video Art Course Charter School Edition because you ARE an artist! Beautiful artwork, tips on colors and chalk pastel techniques.

What is included in the course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages. If this is your first time using the chalk pastel medium, we suggest you begin with Apple or Pumpkin and then move to A Path to the Beach.

General Suggestions for Chalk Pastel Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

I Drew It Then I Knew It Video Art Lessons Sampler

What is included in this course?

  • A variety of video art lessons – samples from multiple I Drew It Then I Knew It courses
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage and challenge more advanced artists ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you.

General Suggestions for I Drew It Then I Knew It Video Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn you ARE an artist!

Inventors STEAM

What is included in this course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Inventors Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more about inventors and this era of history.

A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels – Semester 2

Nana's A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels Video Art Course Charter School Edition because you ARE an artist! Beautiful artwork, tips on colors and chalk pastel techniques.

What is included in the course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages. If this is your first time using the chalk pastel medium, we suggest you begin with Apple or Pumpkin and then move to A Path to the Beach.

General Suggestions for Chalk Pastel Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels – Semester 1

Nana's A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels Video Art Course Charter School Edition because you ARE an artist! Beautiful artwork, tips on colors and chalk pastel techniques.

What is included in the course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages. If this is your first time using the chalk pastel medium, we suggest you begin with Apple or Pumpkin and then move to A Path to the Beach.

General Suggestions for Chalk Pastel Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

American History Clubhouse

With your chalk pastels at the ready, let’s paint American history from sea to shining sea! It’s American history and geography art lessons all rolled up together for a marvelous learning experience.

What is included in this bundled course?

  • A variety of American history and geography themed video art lessons
  • BONUS: Columbus Sailed the Ocean blue written tutorial: https://www.hodgepodge.me/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Columbus-Sailed-The-Ocean-Blue.pdf
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for American History Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more about this era of history.

Christmas

Celebrate the Christmas season with art! Christmas video art lessons include the nativity, Christmas star, snowman, Christmas train and more!

What is included in the course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Christmas Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

You ARE an Artist

We encourage you to share photos of your art time and/or finished art work. Nana and Tricia would love to see it and comment! Here are a few ways you can share:

Yes, you ARE an artist!

Thanksgiving Clubhouse

Hello there artist friends from Nana! Have we got news for you! We have a bounty of Thanksgiving fun, history and painting with your pastels all set up for you! Yes, a cornucopia of famous men and women artists, lawmakers, authors of great books…even yummy favorites from Thanksgiving Dinner!

Let’s pack our trunks and board the ship about to sail to the colonies…but we need to Paint a good map to follow to get us there safely…then we join our new friends, the Pilgrims as they prepare their very first Thanksgiving dinner…do you think you could keep your big white collar clean? Next, we are standing in the crowd as Abraham Lincoln signs the proclamation that sets Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday! Yayyyyy for pumpkin pie!

Beloved American artist Norman Rockwell shows us how to bring the family to the table for the traditional dinner and you can use your pastels to paint your very own guests! Paintings of your favorites, like apple and pumpkin pies are such fun…but don’t lick your paper!

Mr. Whiskers can visit and sit by your fire when you get ready to read “Cranberry Thanksgiving”, one of the most-loved books of the season! We would dearly love to see your artwork of Mr. Whiskers and his big, black beard!

We can’t forget Charlie Brown’s Thanksgiving! Oh, my goodness, all the characters are waiting for you to paint them and see how bad that Lucy is this year! And finally…

While the dinner is in the oven in the kitchen…let’s go to our very own Thanksgiving Day parade, complete with a great, big turkey balloon, a float and a marchers stepping high!
Come on! The art table is set, and we have a place for you, your paper and pastels! Let’s go paint together! We are waiting for you! 🦃🦃🦃 🍁🍁Nana

Thanksgiving

Hello there artist friends from Nana! Have we got news for you! We have a bounty of Thanksgiving fun, history and painting with your pastels all set up for you! Yes, a cornucopia of famous men and women artists, lawmakers, authors of great books…even yummy favorites from Thanksgiving Dinner!

Let’s pack our trunks and board the ship about to sail to the colonies…but we need to Paint a good map to follow to get us there safely…then we join our new friends, the Pilgrims as they prepare their very first Thanksgiving dinner…do you think you could keep your big white collar clean? Next, we are standing in the crowd as Abraham Lincoln signs the proclamation that sets Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday! Yayyyyy for pumpkin pie!

Beloved American artist Norman Rockwell shows us how to bring the family to the table for the traditional dinner and you can use your pastels to paint your very own guests! Paintings of your favorites, like apple and pumpkin pies are such fun…but don’t lick your paper!

Mr. Whiskers can visit and sit by your fire when you get ready to read “Cranberry Thanksgiving”, one of the most-loved books of the season! We would dearly love to see your artwork of Mr. Whiskers and his big, black beard!

We can’t forget Charlie Brown’s Thanksgiving! Oh, my goodness, all the characters are waiting for you to paint them and see how bad that Lucy is this year! And finally…

While the dinner is in the oven in the kitchen…let’s go to our very own Thanksgiving Day parade, complete with a great, big turkey balloon, a float and a marchers stepping high!
Come on! The art table is set, and we have a place for you, your paper and pastels! Let’s go paint together! We are waiting for you! 🦃🦃🦃 🍁🍁Nana

World Landmarks

Exclusive to the You ARE an Artist Clubhouse, Nana leads you in World Landmarks Video Art Lessons. As you study these amazing landmarks, paint what you are learning with chalk pastels. Nana’s World Landmarks video art lessons are a perfect tool for learning about these wonderful places around the world!

What is included in this course?

  • A variety of World Landmarks video art lessons
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for World Landmarks Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Winter

What is included in this course?

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Winter Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more about winter art.

Winter Games

What is included in the course?

BONUSES! Coliseum Video Art Lesson – be sure to click over to our Ancient History Video Art Lessons and enjoy the free sample. A perfect companion to the Winter Games and a great history lesson too.

You can also find Opening Ceremonies on our YouTube channel.Snowboard Video Art Lesson on our Facebook page.

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Winter Games Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

You ARE an Artist

We encourage you to share photos of your art time and/or finished art work. Nana and Tricia would love to see it and comment! Here are a few ways you can share:

Yes, you ARE an artist!

The Gift of Art: Gifts to Make and Give

The Gift of Art: Gifts to Make and Give Video Art Lessons is a wonderful stand alone art curriculum or a perfect complement to your holiday gift-giving fun.

What is included in this course?

  • A variety of video art lessons on techniques with acrylics
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

BONUS CONTENT:

Step-by-step written acrylic art lessons at our sister website, Hodgepodge.me: Acrylics Plus Links to Tutorials and Mini Art Canvases.

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Acrylics

Just like her chalk pastel art lessons there are no expensive, intimidating list of art supplies. Nana shares the basic supplies needed in her Introduction and Supplies video in the course or a written list in Mini Art Canvases. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes also make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

The Art of Essential Oils

What is included in the course?

Bonus!

Lemon Chalk Pastel Art Lesson – a written, step-by-step tutorial at our sister website, hodgepodge.me

Lavender Chalk Pastel Art Lesson – the written version of the lavender video art lesson.

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for artists of all ages.

General Suggestions for Essential Oils Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. Regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

You ARE an Artist

We encourage you to share photos of your art time and/or finished art work. Nana and Tricia would love to see it and comment! Here are a few ways you can share:

Yes, you ARE an artist!

Tea Time

Make tea time a wonderful and celebratory time with Nana's Tea Time Art Lessons. Grab your favorite book of poetry or your current read aloud!

What is included in this course?

  • A great variety of video art lessons to complement your tea time.
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Techniques encourage both new artists and challenge more advanced ones
  • Independent learning for older students
  • FAQs
  • Glossary of art techniques
  • You ARE an Artist Facebook group – share photos of art work, ask questions and encourage each other!

Begin with any art lesson that appeals to you. Each of these tutorials is designed for students of all ages.

General Suggestions for Tea Time Chalk Art

In addition to a starter set of chalk pastels, there are very few supplies we suggest you have on hand. For paper – regular copy or printer paper works very well. Construction paper is also wonderful for the layering and blending of colors. It is our favorite. Dampened paper towels or baby wipes make for easy clean up and help in cleaning off hands between colors.

Feel free to stop, rewind and enjoy each video art tutorial at your own pace. Enjoy each one over and over as you practice with chalk pastels and learn more and grow as an artist.

Featuring you! You ARE an Artist

So, paint your tea time paintings and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on social media, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or share a photo in the You ARE an Artist group on Facebook.

Featuring you! You ARE an Artist

So, paint your tea time paintings and be sure to share with us! Simply tag @chalkpastelart on social media, use the #YouAREanArtist hashtag, or share a photo in the You ARE an Artist group on Facebook.

Favorite Books and Tea Time Topics to Enjoy! *Scroll down past this list for more of Nana’s studio quality video art lessons