Fun art project with the kids! Easy abstract painting that anyone can do! Just blob the paint on the canvas in random spots and blend! (would be interesting how students could make different pictures w/ the same colors and same blob positions)
start with special paper for charcoal soft and hard pencil, dry and oil pastels, marker pointer, pencils. Move to acrylic can be used with water. Water color and water color pencils. Oil paints and knife and finger techniques.
How to Paint with a Knife Instead of a Brush: Painting Knife Shapes - my dad was very good at this - one of the things I wish he had taught me.although he did teach drawing & painting w/a brush techniques