To draw a turkey with your handprint, paint the palm and thumbprint of your hand brown, then paint the other fingers a different color, to represent colorful turkey feathers. Press your painted hand onto a blank sheet of paper. Allow the paint to dry, then draw on the eyes, beak, mouth and legs. You can use a variety of art supplies to enhance your handprint turkey as well.Continue Reading
Use a large paintbrush to paint the palm and thumb of your hand generously with brown tempura paint to create the body and head of the turkey. Use a narrow paintbrush to paint your other four fingers, each one a different color, for the turkey feathers. Common autumn colors, such as red, orange, yellow and green, are often used for the feathers, but you can use any colors you prefer.
Spread your fingers slightly and press your hand firmly on sturdy light-colored construction paper. Lift your hand to reveal the turkey-like hand print. Wash your hand to remove the paint. Allow the handprint turkey to dry completely.
When the handprint is fully dry, use a black marker to dry an eye onto the tip of the thumb, and draw two legs below the bottom of the palm. You can also glue on a small craft googly eye, if you prefer. Cut out a tiny triangle out of yellow construction paper for the beak, and glue it onto the tip of the thumb. Use a red marker to draw on a snood, the red flap of skin below a turkey's mouth, just below the thumb.
To draw a turkey with your hand, trace the shape of your hand onto a piece of paper. Next, draw a beak, head, legs and wings, and color the drawing. Decorate the drawing with feathers to make the turkey's tail.Full Answer >
To draw a swan, draw a large oval for the body, extend two parallel curves from the oval for a neck, insert wings, webbed feet, beak, eyes and feathers. Shade the feet and face to define the swan.Full Answer >
The method for creating a turkey template varies depending on the medium and the level of realism you require. Make a template for a cartoon turkey by tracing your hand to use as the body and feathers. For a more complex turkey, sketch out individual shapes to create the animal.Full Answer >
Some tips for drawing a house include studying the intended object, creating concise perspective, proportion and dimension, creating tone and texture with light, shade and color and adding or deleting details, including aspects of the artist's emotion and interpretation, notes StudentArtGuide. Follow guidelines for an observational or realistic drawing by translating a real object whenever possible and making it unique by adding character and details.Full Answer >