Art-making inspired by Dan Steeves’ Who Will Guard The Door When I Am Sleeping?

Unexpected Places: Pencil Drawings

Curriculum Connections: Elements of Art and Principles of Design; Explore the expressive qualities of warm colours and cool colours. Development of Imagery; Create images from experiences, ideas and imagination. Visual Awareness; Use observational and memory images of the real world.

Materials Needed

  • Image of Dan Steeves’ etching entitled Who Will Guard The Door When I Am
  • Sleeping ?
  • Paper
  • Pencils – the softer the better, 5B-HB is ideal
  • Erasers
  • Paper Towel for Smudging
  • Coloured pencils