Drawing Flames Colored Pencil Art Project


Product Description

Dive into the realm of creativity with my Drawing Flames and Shading Colored Pencil Art Project– an art lesson designed to set your high school and middle school students on FIRE with inspiration! This colored pencils on black paper art activity promises jaw-dropping results as students learn how to draw fire with colored pencils on black paper.


Guided by step-by-step instructions, students will delve into the fascinating world of drawing flames, mastering techniques for shading and layering colored pencils to render fire on contrasting black paper. The lesson kicks off with a unique approach to sketching, utilizing an X-grid technique for precise composition. This method ensures a dynamic and visually striking result for each flame design.



Included in this Drawing Flames and Shading Colored Pencil Art Project

✅ 28 Reference Images for Flame Drawings

✅ 37 Slideshow Drawing Flames Presentation, Both View-Only and Editable

✅ 5 Minute Video Demonstration on the Art of  Drawing Flames and Shading in Colored Pencil

✅ Step by step PDF Handout with QR code

✅ Editable Colored Pencil Drawing Rubric

✅ Teachers Instructions


This Drawing Flames in Colored Pencil Resource Package is a TIME-SAVING GAME CHANGER ⏰

❤️ The materials are all organized in one place to use year after year.

❤️ Students can refer back to art project materials when the art teacher is busy or unavailable

❤️ Clear step-by-step instructions explain how to complete the colored pencil art with lots of visual examples are easy to use.

❤️ TIME-SAVING video demonstrations are great for when students are absent and need a review.

❤️ Great for multiple ability levels and builds student confidence in art



Don’t just take my word for it – art teachers everywhere are raving about Inside Out Art Teacher’s art lessons! Here’s what they have to say:

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This provided everything I needed to move from pencil to color using the same blending techniques. The students loved it and we are having great results. Thank you for taking the time to make such a wonderful lesson.” – Art Teacher, Sweet S.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “If you are looking for an easy, straightforward art project before getting into the harder concepts – this is it! It’s extremely easy to pick up and use right away. I needed something for students in the classroom but then also for students who were working from home and this was perfect, thank you!” Art Teacher, Jessica D.



See the Project Unfold

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❓ What level of ability is this Drawing Flames colored pencil art project suitable for?

This visual art lesson can be used with beginner or advanced artists. 

❓ Can this lesson be used virtually and in the classroom?

Yes, this visual art lesson is compatible with a variety of instructional methods. You can seamlessly incorporate the art project materials into your classroom setup, whether you use interactive whiteboards, projectors, or personal devices. The lesson materials are easily accessible on your preferred device, making it effortless to integrate them into your virtual or in-classroom teaching practice.

❓ What materials will my students need to complete this colored pencil art project?

This cost-effective drawing in colored pencil art project only requires:

✅ 9″x9″ Black Paper

✅ Pencil and Eraser

✅ Ruler

✅ Colored Pencils

✅ Eraser



Why Choose My Flame Drawing Pencil Art Lesson?

My flame drawing colored pencil art project is tailored for both beginners and advanced artists, offering a comprehensive guide to creating mesmerizing flame drawings with colored pencils on black paper. The emphasis on shading techniques brings out the vibrancy of the colors, resulting in visually stunning and realistic flame designs.

Unleash the creativity within your students with my Flame Drawing and Shading Lesson. Elevate their artistic skills and provide them with the tools to craft captivating flame designs that leap off the page. Start the journey today and witness the magic of colored pencils on black paper

All of my lessons can be shared with your students through Google Classroom or any digital platform and are formatted to work for distance learning or in the classroom. They are designed to save you time and help your students access the tutorials, presentations, videos, or worksheets as easily as possible. You can find more ready-to-go, easy-to-follow, time-saving art lessons in my RESOURCE SHOP.


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Colored Pencil Art Project for Middle or High School

Drawing Flames Colored Pencil Art Project