Thursday, February 17, 2011

Expressive Lines! a warm up sheet..

Check it out! Let's get into the creating and use of lines....
Complete this warm up and notice what good results you may want to use in our next "group project".

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Shading Pattern Project

Let's get into using the pencil to create a range of VALUES to make the illusion of depth. First, you have to create a design of SHAPES to break up the page into organic, mechanical and symbolic forms. Each form will be filled in with VALUES.
Here's the handout- and some ideas for shapes..

Mechanical shapes...

Symbolic shapes

Organic shapes!!! Wow!

About the Class...

Here are copies of the class goals, elements and principals vocab sheets.

Please look through the previous posts to see examples of Art 1 kid's artwork and the work of other artists.