Dinosaur Silhouette Art

Calling all fans of dinosaurs! We have a fun and easy dinosaur silhouette art idea to share with you and your kids are going to love it.

What makes this dinosaur art lesson great is that it can be done with kids of all ages, even toddlers! You just need to adjust the “difficulty” of the project to match their skills.

Dinosaur Silhouette Art

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We love making animal crafts for kids (check out our dinosaur paper roll craft or make a paper plate mouse).

We have even more cool dinosaur-themed stuff for the little dino lovers – grab the dinosaur coloring pages kids can color, and after they’re finished, they can learn how to draw a dinosaur on their own.

Dino Silhouette Art

Are your kids ready to create their dino art? We’ll be showing you an example on how to make a sunset silhouette art.

DIY Dino Silhouette Art

Let’s go!

How to Make the Dinosaur Silhouette Art

What you need:

  • printable template (optional)
  • pencil
  • scissors
  • glue stick
  • white paper
  • black paper
  • acrylic paint (red, orange, yellow, black, and white)
  • paintbrush
Materials Used

Step by Step Tutorial

Start to paint the top of the paper with red paint, then under it with orange paint.

Step 1

Go ahead and continue with yellow.

Step 2

Try to blend the colors where they meet.

Step 3

You can add as much orange or yellow as you’d like.

Step 4

You will then want to finish the bottom with black paint.

Step 5

Try to blend the colors where they meet.

Step 6

Paint a big circle for the moon with white paint.

Step 7

Paint a tree with black color.

Step 8

Add the detail to the tree, as much or as little as you’d like.

Step 9

You can add birds to the background with the moon in the environment.

Step 10

Cut out the silhouette.

Step 11

Trace it on black paper.

Step 12

Cut it out and glue the black dino on the picture.

Step 14

The dinosaur silhouette art is a fantastic guided activity that allows much freedom and creativity to flow!

Step 13

We love how our T-Rex suits on the canvas art.

DIY Dino Silhouette Craft

You can make as many as you want with different dinosaur silhouettes!

Dinosaur Silhouette Art Craft

Have fun!

Dinosaur Silhouette Craft Idea

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