RR Anderson, DIY Cultural Arts Specialist

Jul. 18, 2012 at 9:24pm

Is Your Child a Chalk Champion? Hire the CHALK COACH +4 Step Sidewalk Chalk Tutorial

Glitter Bomb a Public Space At NO EXTRA CHARGE!

Attention!  The following offer is for CHALK WINNERS ONLY!

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Have you ever wanted to be the parent of a child chalk champion?  Now you can!  Hire RR  THE CHALK COACH™ Anderson to come into your pre-school, church, day-camp or private school and give REAL-TIME sidewalk chalk coaching tips!  I even have a my own whistle!  CONTACT ME via HOLISTIC FORGE WORKS or my Facebook Page


Chalking at your own school is fine, but CHALK CHAMPIONS require public spaces for a genuine enriching urban art experience!  It's still a free country gosh darn it.  What are they going to do, kick out a bunch of cute red-blooded AMERICAN kids?  Never!

Let's see some drawing!

FREE ONLINE CHAMPION SIDEWALK CHALKING TUTORIAL...

step 1 - alright, pick a clean dry spot. Now let's start by blocking or thinking out your drawing. Draw a construction sketch with light blue or green. 

step 2 - once you have a map of your drawing, it's time for the fill or base colors!  thicken to taste. Sometimes, if i'm drawing a building or a statue, I like to let some of the natural concrete color poke through. In this example the chalk is laid down pretty thick.  You get rubbing pretty fast, it can be like touching a belt sander. Keep those fingernails trimmed and watch your fleshy nubs!

step 3 - cut out, shape, define the hard edges with charcoal. This makes your drawing POP! Charcoal is what separates you from a civilian sidewalk chalk artist. I prefer the natural hardwood lump charcoal you can buy in the BBQ section of your supermarket or food coop.

step 4 - blend in the highlights, the brightest color you have... most times your white. If surface is glossy keep your highlights as dots. If a matte surface blend the edges...

YOU'RE DONE!

EXTRA TOP SECRET NEXT STEP: GLITTER!  ***WARNING***  Sometimes using glitter on your sidewalk chalk drawing can be like throwing a bucket of gasoline on a campfire.  SO AWESOME!!!!

 

Let's take a time out to view some of these kid's chalk drawings...

That's a great robot sketch Max!

Little Hobart here likes to draw angry birds. I encourage kids to draw copyrighted intellectual property and make it their own. Strike a blow against the empire!

YES! Nice work Sue.

Remember, ROY G. BIV for a scientifically accurate rainbow Herbert. Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet. We can do better next time! No worries!

GLITTER BOMB!

Nice use of charcoal outlines!

Take handfuls of glitter and pass the bottle around so everybody gets some! Thanks Gertrude!

Well I think our job here is done...

Let's head back to home-base and get a snack. HAM and Ice Orange Juice!

Hire RR ANDERSON today

TACOMA'S ONLY CHALK COACH™

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by NineInchNachos on 7/18/2012 @ 11:43pm
just look at all the at-risk-youth we've forged into champions using these proven methods!

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by NineInchNachos on 7/26/2012 @ 8:39pm
the chalk coach is tacoma's most creative person! chalk coach somebody give that guy a job!

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