2-D November Shelter

Compose these November shelters. You can go for aliens, a tractor or motorcycle shed, spaceship, dog house, turf house, elf house, however you like.

November is here in Illinois! You need to protect the things that need shelter from the rain and cold.

November is here in Illinois! You need to protect the things that need shelter from the rain and cold.

Make sure the roof and walls are sturdy. You don't want it to fall.

Make sure the roof and walls are sturdy. You don't want it to fall.

Choose a subject like this model eagle, and a paper to draw on.

Choose a subject like this model eagle, and a paper to draw on.

Draw a subject and add pattern. Use colored pencils for an outline or contour drawing, and add oil pastel for pattern. Add watercolor for shadow.

Draw a subject and add pattern. Use colored pencils for an outline or contour drawing, and add oil pastel for pattern. Add watercolor for shadow.

Cut a 'c' shape for a feather or scale stencil. Use it to draw oil pastel pattern on top of your drawing. Look at a wheel to make tractor mark shaped stencils.

Cut a 'c' shape for a feather or scale stencil. Use it to draw oil pastel pattern on top of your drawing. Look at a wheel to make tractor mark shaped stencils.

Make feathers, scales, fur or alien antennae with a stencil. Press oil pastel through the stencil.

Make feathers, scales, fur or alien antennae with a stencil. Press oil pastel through the stencil.

Any color paper will do.

Any color paper will do.

Any color pencil will do.

Any color pencil will do.

Use tissue paper instead of oil pastel and stencils for pattern!

Use tissue paper instead of oil pastel and stencils for pattern!

Paste your subject inside the house to keep them warm and dry in the cold and sometimes wet November weather.

Paste your subject inside the house to keep them warm and dry in the cold and sometimes wet November weather.