How to teach your child to sculpting and painting application
You want to teach your child to express themselves creatively, but do not know how to approach this? Any of your existing skills will be enough to practice with him. You have the chance to learn to sculpt and paint with your child, and it is - the precious time spent together at the fascinating business. At the same time the baby will develop speech and fine motor skills, and concentration, and imagination.
You will need:
- Paper; - Pencil / ink; - Cocktail tube; - Clay; - salty dough; - Stacks; - Plastic board; - Towel.
Instruction how to teach your child the application modeling and drawing
Provide free access to the child pencils, paper. Pick pencils, specially produced for young children's fingers (triangular), bright and not very solid.
Be sure to paint with your child or even yourself, just when you want to relax. Remember that your example is infectious!
Never criticize a child's drawing or restore. Even if he is critical of his work and happy that it turned out to support it, saying that he is studying, practicing, and soon it will get better and better. But do not bother him with his work all he wants - to fix or break them.
Develop the perception of the child. Even if you're not an artist and educator, teach your child to look for different shapes in the surrounding objects, to analyze them. Learn colors, pay attention to the child of the surrounding colors. So you better work of the visual analyzer, and teach carefully evaluate the items, which is important in teaching drawing.
Meet yourself with books on painting for children, often they show how to paint fruit, berries, animals, then you can use these tips when the child grows up.
Spend your "lessons" of the drawing so that the child is tired, do not focus only on the forms and rules. While it is small, it is best to instill interest and love for drawing as a way of self-expression. Therefore, use different techniques: monotype - prints blots, "nitkopis" (prints and textured thick thread soaked with paint, sandwiched between two sheets of specially stretched out), spraying equipment. These and other techniques do not require special artistic abilities and allow the resulting dorisovyvat abstract color patches output from these images than develop a child's imagination and give positive emotions.
Use clay or salt dough for sculpting training. Do not expect quick results because molding process itself is more interesting and useful for the child, so the dough and plasticine wrinkle, tear to pieces, pull, flattened, pressed, roll sausages and bead-berries. If you sculpt from the edible dough, then bake the resulting product - the child will be proud of their creations, and this is important. Teach your child to roll the simple shapes, to control the pressure of fingers, palms. When he can sculpt based on balls berries, fruits, fold them into small plates stuck together. Try to make sausages bagels, snakes, worms, flattening the material in the leaves.
Go to the more complex forms only when the child learns to cope with simple.