Goals for the Day: Monday, Oct. 1

New month…new start.  Hard to believe that the first 4 weeks have come and gone so fast.  Take a look at what we will be working for today.

  1. Drawing…again?!?!  This is our final week learning new drawing techniques.  Today we talk about Contour Line drawing. A contour is the line which defines a form or edge – an outline. Contour drawing is the place where most beginners start, following the visible edges of a shape. The contour describes the outermost edges of a form, as well as dramatic changes of plane within the form.
  2. Timed Sketches:  Use the hour to sketch 6 contour line drawings.  Remember, only draw what you see, low detail and try to minimize how many times you pick up your pencil.

 

Soon you will using all the tools to put together a finished piece.  Use your time wisely in class today, and remember the process of creating these drawings.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.