What are some good ideas for chalk art?
These two chalk art ideas are from ‘Happy Hughes’ (unfortunately this blog doesn’t exist anymore). We love the fact that the butterfly drawing can be done quickly, but with amazing impact. Here is a really simple chalk art idea that anyone can do, but is really fun!
Who is the artist that makes chalk drawings?
Sidewalk chalk drawing! This Florida-based artist is using the sidewalk near her house to spread some positivity and cheer people up during these anxious times. Casey Drake—a self-taught artist, former biology teacher, and a mother of two—is brightening up the streets of her neighborhood with colorful and amusing chalk drawings.
What kind of chalk art does Casey Drake do?
Casey Drake—a self-taught artist, former biology teacher, and a mother of two—is brightening up the streets of her neighborhood with colorful and amusing chalk drawings. Some of the artwork is quarantine-themed, like the series of “5 stages of quarantine” drawings, seemingly inspired by the Pixar movie Inside Out.
What should I draw on my Sidewalk with chalk?
And your kids are saying, “Draw something! Draw something!” – I usually end up drawing a flower, or sometimes a rainbow, but then I’m stumped. I feel the same way with a giant blank driveway and sidewalk chalk, except it’s so much worse!
What can you do with chalky paint on walls?
Freshen them up or antique them with chalk paint like Canary Street Crafts did, and you have unique wall decor in an instant! Give an old lamp a new look with a coat or two of chalky paint. So much cheaper than buying a new one! Baskets are perfect candidates for a makeover with chalky paint!
What do you spray chalk with to set it?
Once the children are done you will need to spray the drawings with hairspray as this helps set the chalk. It is very important that you only use the hairspray outdoors and do not let the children do it. The spraying should be for adults only. Create a solution of 1/3 c. sugar to 1 cup water.
How to use chalk to make Christmas lights?
When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures. These stenciled sidewalk chalk Christmas lights are so easy to make, and the effect is SO COOL!