Thmatic Libarary Windows Mural
Problem to Solve: Collaborate to design a painted mural on the windows above the library. Your design will be based on the FSD annual theme and will positively influence the FSD community.
Pre- Assessment base line drawing of a flower
Problem to Sove: Create a reproduction of your chosen image (flower, tiger, or eye) by using graphite pencils on paper.
Drawing of prompt , " Drawing a person"
Problem to Sove: Draw a person and self assess what drawing level is evident.
Drawing Stages Handout
Right and left brain informational handout
Vase Face and Monster Vase Face
Problem to Solve: Practice the drawing strategy of switching to right brain dominance while accurately drawing the reflection of the face.
Upside Down Drawing
Problem to Sove: Allow your right brain thinking strategies to dominate while you accurately draw your chosen image upside down.
Blind Contour and Contour Line Drawing
Blind Contour Problem to Solve: Without looking at your paper, record all of the edges of your hand. Your goal is line specificity.
Contour Problem to Solve: Use the grid lines on the plexiglass view finer to help you replicate your contour line drawing of your hand. You are aiming for accurate proportions and line specificity.
5 Contour line drawings of all bjects from observation
Problem to Solve: Increase your accuracy of proportion, foreshortening, overlapping, congruity, and specificity by practicing drawing contours of a minimum of 5 objects.
Blotted Contour Line Drawing
Problem to Solve: Transform your most interesting and best contour line drawing into a blotted contour line drawing inspired by Andy Warhol's graphic design work.
Negative Space of a Ram
Problem to Solve: Train your brain to observe and record the shapes and angles of the negative space with the intention it will increase the accuracy of the positive space.
Skeleton Drawing with sharpie
Problem to Solve: Apply your knowledge of right brain dominance, contour line techniques, negative space, and rule of thirds in order to draw a strong composition of the skeleton in proportion.
1 Quarter sketchbook assignment
Problem to Solve: Use the template paper provided to design an original "your name" artwork to be displayed in your ipad case.
Exploration of Procreate through transforming a selfie
Problem to Solve: Explore the Procreate app by transforming your selfie into a unique and visually interesting image.
My Artful Image: Emphasis and Visual Moment
Problem to solve:
Design and create an image that uses visual movement to guide viewer’s attention to your emphasis of a chosen image.
Scale and proportion
All things that flower
Negative Space: active transformation
Problem to Solve: Activate the negative space by transforming it into part of the positive space. Find your own unique way of solving this problem.
Problem to Solve: Invest an hour of “invest”igation into what you can transform this “O” design into while creating CONTRAST and BALANCE in your composition. I want to see how far you can push the design while maintaining the existence of the “O” form. What can you come up with? Surprise us all.
Problem to Solve: Pay homage to an inspirational icon of your choice by transforming a photograph into a segmented portrait with colored pencil.
Problem to Solve: Practice the rules of linear perspective by following the verbal directions on how to draw boxes in both 1 and 2-point perpective.
Problem to Solve: Visually identify how the rules of perspective function in our every day environment by labeling the orthogonal lines, vanishing point, and horizon line.
Geometric Object Graphite Value Drawing with Zinger
Problem to Solve: Apply your knowledge and skills of creating proportion, perspective, value range, hard edges, soft edges, and value gradations to create an illusion of a three-dimensional environment on a two-dimensional surface.
"You as Who ?" Self Portrait
Drawing Problem to Solve: Apply your knowledge and skills of drawing to create a realistic self-portrait of you imitating a chosen individual. You are in charge of choosing someone to imitate, preparing your props and facial expressions for the camera, and executing a unique artwork.