Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

life on pluto: watercolor galaxy

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Step 1
Tear out one sheet of mixed media paper.  
Step 2
Use your imagination to draw the galaxy and the planets that are within it using crayons.

Ideas: shooting stars, specks of color, planet rings, etc. 
Step 3
Dip paintbrush in water and begin painting directly over the crayon drawings on the paper. Use a mixture of colors and black to create the look of outer space. 
Step 4
Use a paper towel to dab the picture and remove water and paint from on top of the crayon colorings.
Step 5
Let dry and mount to piece of cardstock (or cardboard) if desired
Step 6
Share your project photos with #MadeWithMichaels
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