K-5: Messy Monsters

Have you ever wondered how cartoons or video games characters are made? It all starts with a a drawing. Click on the photo below to watch more about designers and illustrators.

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  1. Think of your own Messy Monster. Messy Monster is your imaginary friend who makes messes in your house, your desk, your backpack, the car…wherever it might live.
  2. Design your Messy Monster. What will it look like? Will it have friends?
  3. Carefully color your Messy Monster. Don’t forget to show where it lives and what it’s getting into!
  4. Take home your artwork with you.