Drawing a Christmas Ornament in Colored Pencil Art Lesson


Product Description

Get into the holiday spirit with this Drawing a Christmas Ornament Colored Pencil Art Lesson– an art project designed to get your high school and middle school students to sparkle with inspiration!


This done-for-you colored pencil art activity promises jaw-dropping results as students learn how to draw shining Christmas ornaments with colored pencils on black paper.


Guided by step-by-step instructions, students will delve into the fascinating world of drawing reflections and light, mastering techniques for drawing a Christmas ornament and layering colored pencils to render beautiful Christmas ornaments. 


Included in this Drawing a Christmas Ornament Colored Pencil Art Lesson:

✅ 24 Reference Images of Christmas Ornaments

✅ 27 Slideshow Presentation, Both View-Only and Editable

✅ 5 Minute Drawing a Christmas Ornament Video Demonstration

✅ Step by step PDF Handout with QR code students can scan

✅ Editable Christmas Ornament Colored Pencil Drawing Rubric

✅ Teacher’s Instructions


This Resource Package is a TIME-SAVING GAME CHANGER ⏰

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

❤️ Materials students can refer back to when the 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 colored pencil art lesson suitable for?

This drawing a Christmas ornament in colored pencil visual art resource can be used with beginner or advanced artists. 

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

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

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

This cost-effective drawing of a Christmas ornament in colored pencil art lesson only requires:

✅ 9″x9″ Black Paper

✅ Pencil and Eraser

✅ Ruler

✅ Colored Pencils

✅ Eraser



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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Drawing a Christmas Ornament in Colored Pencil High School Art Lesson Idea

Drawing a Christmas Ornament in Colored Pencil Art Lesson