How do you paint sunflowers for beginners?
- Trace a 6” circle in the lower left area of your canvas for the center of the sunflower.
- Paint the circle burnt umber.
- Use a #8 Round Bush to draw the petals out with cadmium yellow hue.
- Paint the bottom of the petals with cadmium yellow hue double loaded with a tiny bit of burnt umber.
What sunflower means?
The sunflower has many meanings across the world. Different cultures believe it means anything from positivity and strength to admiration and loyalty. In Chinese culture, sunflowers are said to mean good luck and lasting happiness which is why they are often given at graduations and at the start of a new business.
How do kids paint on canvas?
Some tips for using acrylic paints with kids
- Protect your work surface, floor surface, and kid. Acrylic paint dries quickly and is permanent once it’s dry.
- Use disposable cups and dishes for the paint.
- Keep a jar of water and a paper towel handy for the brushes.
- Set up a hand-washing station.
- Lay some ground rules.