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Day 14 Bell stART ELEMENTS of DESIGN . Write in your sketch book: Thumbnail sketches are shorthand notes for artists. Today’s Goals : 1 . As a class, share and analyze your homework: the contour drawings of your feet.

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Day 14 bell start elements of design

Day 14 Bell stARTELEMENTS of DESIGN

Write in your sketch book:

Thumbnail sketches are shorthand notes for artists.

Today’s Goals:

1. As a class, share and analyze your homework: the contour drawings of your feet.

2. Use thumbnail sketches to aide in the composition of the still life drawing.

3. Turn-in your sketch book at the end of class today for evaluation.


Day 14 bell start elements of design

Thumbnail Sketches :Thumbnail sketches are drawing quick, abbreviated drawings. Usually, they are done very rapidly and with no corrections - you can use any medium, though pen or pencil is the most common. Thumbnails sketches are usually very small, often only an inch or two high.


Today s drawing assignment

Today’s Drawing Assignment:

  • In your sketch book make three thumbnail sketches of the still life

  • Choose one of the sketches as your composition

  • You will use your view finder to help increase the scale of the composition to the size of the picture plane on your sketch book paper.

    4. Use your pencil to develop your final image


Day 15 bell start elements of design

Day 15 Bell stARTELEMENTS of DESIGN

Write in your sketch book:

Identify three reasons to draw/create a picture plane/border when you begin a new drawing.

Discuss among your tablemates and write the three reasons in your Sketch Book.


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Write in your sketch book:

Proportion is a Principal of Design; it is the feeling of unity created when all parts (sizes, amounts, or number) relate well with each other.

1. Do consider proportion of the objects in the three thumbnail sketches you draw from the “still life” on the wall.

2. Draw the thumbnail sketches in your sketch book with a pencil.


Day 16 bell start elements of design

Day 16 Bell stART ELEMENTS of DESIGN

Write in your sketch book:

Positive space refers to objects themselves.

On the other hand, Negative space, refers to the shapes of spaces between and around objects.

This is also referred to as “figure/ground”


Day 14 bell start elements of design

“figure/ground”


Day 14 bell start elements of design

1915 by the Danish psychologist Edgar Rubin.

A white cup or two black faces? (a Gestalt psychology principal)


Day 14 bell start elements of design

Dragon Metamorphosis print


Day 14 bell start elements of design

Using Negative Space : Drawing becomes easy when you master it.

In this exercise you will be drawing the space around the object, negative space, rather than the object itself. Do not forget to focus on looking at what you are drawing as much as the drawing itself.


Day 14 bell start elements of design

An India ink painting using positive and negative space.


Day 14 bell start elements of design

You Tube

Water ink - BDDP Unlimited and Solidarités International

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fq9mw8wR-1Q


Day 17 bell start elements of design

Day 17 Bell stART ELEMENTS of DESIGN

Write in your sketch book:

Sketch Book homework:

  • Due Tuesday, 9/3

  • In a picture plane that utilizes the entire sketch book page

  • Three objects in your home that you will be drawing the space around the object, negative space, rather than the objects.

  • Use your pencil or a crayon

  • Remember to focus on looking at what you are drawing as much as the drawing itself.


Day 14 bell start elements of design

Write in your sketch book:

Today’s objective

1. Use your pencil to enlarge the thumbnail onto the designated paper

2. Use India ink and your brush to cover the ground/negative areas of the “wall-life”

3. Begin by applying the lightest value , let this dry then apply the next darker value by increasing the India ink portion to water

4. Good craftsmanship is a criteria; apply clean, fluid lines with your brush


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