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Monday Mornings with Matt!
A weekly series of drawing lessons and question-and-answer sessions
with me, author-illustrator Matt Tavares, live from my studio!

I would LOVE to see the artwork you create when you're drawing with me.
A grownup can either post it on social media with #DrawWithMatt,
and/or tag me, @tavaresbooks, or email it to me at matt@matttavares.com.

New episodes every Monday morning at 10:00 EST on Facebook Live, for as long as school is out.
 If you miss the live broadcast, no problem! All the videos will
be saved on Facebook, Youtube, and right here on my website.

Thanks for drawing with me!


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 1: Drawing Red, from Red & Lulu
A step-by step drawing lesson and Q & A with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, March 23, 2020, as part of the Stimola Live video series, organized by Stimola Literary Studio.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 2: Drawing Dasher
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. I saw a couple requests for this during last week's Facebook Live drawing lesson, so this week we're drawing Dasher! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun! Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, March 30, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 3: Drawing Bunnies
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw my bunnies, Halo and Toga. And they make a special guest appearance toward the end of the episode! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, April 6, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 4: Drawing a Baseball Player
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw a baseball player! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, April 13, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 5: Drawing a Penguin
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw a penguin! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, April 20, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 6: Drawing a Tiger
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw a tiger! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, April 27, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 7: Drawing a Dolphin
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw a dolphin! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, May 4, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 8: Drawing an Elephant
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw an elephant! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, May 11, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode 9: Drawing an Alligator
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, we draw an alligator! All you need is some paper and something to draw with (pencil, crayon, colored pencil, etc.). Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, May 18, 2020.


Monday Mornings with Matt! Episode10: Drawing in 3D
A step-by step drawing lesson with author-illustrator Matt Tavares. This week, I share some tricks for making your pictures look 3-dimensional! All you need is some paper and a pencil. An eraser and a ruler might come in handy too. Have fun!  Originally recorded live on Facebook Live, on Monday, May 25, 2020.


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