Art Projects for Kids: Abstract Line Art


November 30, 2014

After School Art with Hand Made Kids Art is a weekly video series that focuses on fun and easy art projects for kids. With basic art supplies you can create your own works of art! Each video demonstrates the techniques step by step but each project is designed to help encourage creative thinking.

Materials: Ruler, Pencil, Marker, White Paper

Step 1: Using a ruler draw 5-7 vertical or diagonal lines.

Step 2: Draw 3 shapes.

Step 3: Look at how the lines and shapes divide the paper into different sections. Select one color marker and color in every other section like a checkerboard.


Vertical Line – a line that goes straight up and down

Diagonal Line- a line that slants or tilts

Shape – an enclosed space, limited to two dimensions (length and width)

Category: Kids Art