Drawing Basics with Thomas Kinkade

DVD Release: January 15, 2001
Drawing Basics with Thomas Kinkade


Teach children how to draw like a pro with the activity-based LIFEPAC Drawing Basics. In this entertaining DVD tutorial, renowned artist Thomas Kinkade guides students with step-by-step instruction in how to sketch. They will delight in learning foundational drawing concepts like lines and shapes, space and proportion, and tones and textures from the famous “painter of light.” In addition to teaching children key principles of drawing, this interactive video course for grades 3-8 offers fun facts about art history and culminates with an exciting art project.

From simple lines to finishing touches, children will learn how to draw the realistic objects around them with skill and confidence. Designed to be used alone or in conjunction with the correlating LIFEPAC Drawing Basics work text curriculum, this captivating 90-minute elective provides easy-to-understand instruction that is sure to bring out the budding artist in every child!

Dove Review

Let the well-known artist Thomas Kinkade be your art teacher with the help of this DVD. Mr. Kinkade shows how to use basic skills of drawing and illustration to create your own masterpiece. He will encourage the artistic talent in anyone with his easy steps. Thomas Kinkade is informative in this educational tool of art and brings the great artist to you as your personal teacher.

Note: In the DVD they mention a work book to refer to, this was not included in my DVD package so this may be something that the interested artist may want to have available.

The Dove “Family-Approved” Seal for all ages is awarded to this DVD.

Content Description

Sex: None
Language: None
Violence: None
Drugs: None
Nudity: None
Other: None


Company: Bridgestone Multimedia Group
Genre: Instructional
Reviewer: Donna Rolfe