Drawing Mandalas

What are Mandalas? Draw a mandala on paper or an iPad in the Procreate app!

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1 Choose My Schedule

2 Is This Activity For Me?

Tablet posing and thinking
Stick figures of varying sizes waving

My age is between 11 - 16

Yellow and blue gear

All experience levels are welcome.

Child and mother stick figure standing

I can do this independently.

An open book

All reading levels are welcome.

3 More About my Activity

Explore mindful drawing as you create a unique mandala using radial symmetry. Look at nature for inspiration and experiment with drawing organic shapes. Try different brush strokes and colours to add to your design. This activity can be done on paper or using the Procreate app on an iPad.

4 What Materials Do I Need?

Bring along: blank paper, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener, containers for tracing circles of different sizes (ie., cups, bowls) Optional: an iPad and charging cord, most recent version of the Procreate app downloaded on the iPad, Apple Pencil

5 I learn useful skills too?

  • Communicating
  • Collaborating
  • Creative thinking
  • Critical & reflective thinking
  • Personal awareness & responsibility

6 My Guide!

I’m a doodler, dreamer and maker. Some hobbies are drawing, graphic design & media arts. I’ve been an educator and home learning parent K-12 and love exploring creative pursuits through fun activities!

Fun fact: I have 2 tuxedo cats that love water!