on a 9"x12" sheet of paper - landscape format - draw this image using only value with the pastel chalk and vine charcoal. Use only value NOT lines. We are drawing the surface not the edges. Make sure the subjects take up most of the page.
start your drawing with a light gray chalk and do the basic outline of the shape.
A line drawings of leaves/foliage can show a lot of detail without shading.
What are the criteria for the line drawing?guidelines for the drawing
- uses only lines
- shows leaves or plants close up from a photo taken by student
- has at least 3 layers of space
- uses the whole page
creating space by using overlap, value and relative size
has a variety of pencil lines that change from light to dark and dark to light to express things turning in space
art and design elements
empahsise of line, shape and form
primarly proportion and scale