Whether it’s a planet, a rocket ship, or an astronaut there are ways of simplifying a subject to capture the feel of it. Try and copy these space- themed objects to create your own space odyssey adventure…
A good way to start is to draw the main line that supports an object. So, for an alien creature, say, begin by drawing the shape of his body, and then you can start to add legs, arms, eyes, antennae and other details.
The Story of Space. Published Age by Frances Lincoln Children’s Books £12.99. Text by Catherine
Barr and Steve Williams 2017. Illustrations © Amy Husband 2017. for age 5+
Draw 500 Things from Space. Published by Quarry Books £8.99. Text and Illustrations © Studio SSS 2016