Mon 02/15 | Wed 02/17
Lines to Shape & Space | Movement

Last week we critiqued Project 2; were introduced to the Self-evaluation, and saw how grades are presented on Blackboard. You also worked on Project 3: Photography, Repetition and Grid.

This week you will be introduced to Illusion of Space by exploring Perspective techniques.

Homework Due for Class 4

After reading Design Basics: Line pps 128 [Introduction] to 139 [end of Creating Variety & Emphasis post on Blackboard Discussion Board topic: "3. Reading Response | Line" visual examples (Magazines or Internet) of:
1. Actual Lines
2. Implied Lines
3. Psychic Lines
4. Contour Drawing
5. Gesture Drawing
6. Angry Lines
7. Calm Lines
8. Stable Lines
9. Happy Lines
A. Dark Line Technique
B. Explicit Line
C. Lost-and-Found Contour
D. Inherent Line

On your sketchbook or notebook handwrite the definitions for the following words:
Line, Shape, Space, Actual Lines, Implied Lines, Psychic Lines, Curvilinear, Rectilinear, Geometric, Organic/Biomorphic, Complex Shape, Positive Space, Negative Space, Figure, Ground, Background, Concave Shapes, Convex Shapes, Emphasis, Focal Point, Visual Flow, Concept, Critique.
You can find some of the definitions under the link Resources/Vocabulary Words.

Sketchbook | HB Mechanical Pencil | Eraser | Ruler | PITT Pen (Black)

In Class


Vocabulary Words 2

Read, Research & Post to Blackboard 4 | Design Basics: Line

Self-Evaluation First Quarter

Homework for Class 5

Finalize Exercise 2 | Perspective Studies and post your drawings to your E-portfolio | Exercise 2.

After reading Design Basics: Illusion of Space go to Blackboard and post a visual example for the following techniques used to create illusion of space:
1. Size
2. Overlapping
3. Vertical Location
4. Atmospheric Perspective
5. Plan
6. Elevation
7. Linear Perspective: One-point
8. Linear Perspective: Two-point
9. Linear Perspective: Multi-point
10. Amplified Perspective
11. Multiple Perspective
12. Isometric Projection
13. Open Form
14. Closed Form
15. Equivocal Space

9" x 12" Drawing Paper | 14” x 17” Bristol Board | Sketchbook | HB Mechanical Pencil | Eraser | Ruler | PITT Pen (Black) | Rubber Cement | Viewfinder