The project! You will create a composition using the sign language letters of your name Overlap, vary the size and direction
Drawing 101 Contour lines = outside lines and edges Go slowly! Take your time. The more time you spend and the more effort you put into the details, the better your art will be. Draw only what you see, not what your memory (left brain) tells you!
Shading Once your contour is complete, add shading to make it realistic! pointillism cross hatching scrumbling value
TAKE TIME TO THINK ABOUT YOUR COMPOSITION!!! You must have a plan.
Sign Language Name Criteria Value-30 points-ranging from absolute blacks to absolute whites, use at least one of the shading techniques beyond simple value (pointillism, cross hatching, scrumbling) Composition-20 points- hands are arranged in an interesting layout, overlap, variety of sizes, minimum of 5 hands Accuracy-30 points- draw from your right brain, draw what you see, hands are accurate and look realistic Craftsmanship-20 points-student takes their time to do their best, most thoughtful work, page is smooth