Drawing the Collection




As part of the Museum’s Covid-19 response, Moments for Joy, Kelley Booze has created DIY art lessons you can do and share at home. See all the latest lessons here and download previous lessons by clicking on the images below. Have fun!

Lesson 1: Shapes

Lesson 1: Shapes

Lesson 2: Value

Lesson 2: Value

Lesson 3: The Illusion of Space: Perspective  Basics

Lesson 3: The Illusion of Space: Perspective Basics

Lesson 4: Composition: The Rule of Thirds

Lesson 4: Composition: The Rule of Thirds

Lesson 5: Balance & Harmony

Lesson 5: Balance & Harmony

Lesson 6: Color

Lesson 6: Color


Lesson 7: Shading

Lesson 7: Shading

Lesson 8: Shading Techniques: Hatching and Crosshatching

Lesson 8: Shading Techniques: Hatching and Crosshatching

Lesson 9: Shading Techniques: Scumbling and  Stippling

Lesson 9: Shading Techniques: Scumbling and Stippling

Lesson 10: Five-Minute Sketch

Lesson 10: Five-Minute Sketch

Lesson 11: Charcoal Reduction

Lesson 11: Charcoal Reduction