Presentation on theme: "Ceramics 1 Week Fourteen. Overlapping Techniques used to indicate depth of space Helps viewers understand which objects are nearer and which objects are."— Presentation transcript:
Cuneiform Oldest known language of the world Sumerians used a sheet of leather hard clay and a pointed stick like we use paper and pencils
Mesopotamian Ceramic art dating 4,000 years ago was the first depiction of people using chariots with wheels!
Creative Problem Solving: Don’t reinvent the wheel!!! Copy a Good Idea Copyrights and patents are "intellectual property", but ideas and concepts belong to everybody. They are in the public domain - always have been.
Why reinvent the wheel? Save time! The Mesopotamian culture invented the wheel centuries ago
Percy Principle #7 Never borrow other artist's ideas Steal 'em! Ideas are free for the taking! Percy Principles of Art and Composition