How to Draw an Astronaut · Art Projects for Kids

Draw an Astronaut — Activity Craft Holidays, Kids, Tips

Students can discover how to draw an astronaut with an simple step by step tutorial, and then add their personal face inside. Makes for a cute portrait!

Astronaut drawing, completed with marker and crayons

The word “astronaut” comes from the Greek words which means “space sailor.” It refers to all who have been launched as crew members aboard NASA spacecraft bound for orbit and beyond. The term has been saved as the title for these chosen to join the NASA corps of astronauts who make “space sailing” their profession.

If your classroom research have a space theme taking place, then this tutorial may possibly come in handy. It’s best for assisting students draw themselves in outer space. No have to have for super complicated space suits — this one particular is simple, but a handful of light gray lines for shadows give it a cool 3D appear. Encourage students to draw the helmet significant, so they will have lots of space to draw the capabilities of their face.

The background also wants to be colored with care. In order to make the white space suit stand out, there wants to be lots of dark colour surrounding it. A black or dark blue or even dark purple will work, it just wants to be as strong as feasible. There are no shortcuts for lots of patient and cautious coloring.

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Preview of Astronaut drawing tutorial



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