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1Notes from Chapter 4 Of Discovering Drawing p. 68 Art II Still LifeNotes from Chapter 4OfDiscovering Drawingp. 68
2Take notes on the vocabulary ReadTake notes on the vocabulary
3vocabulary Still life Line Contour line Stroke Massing Trompe l’oeil vanitas
4Still lifeAn arrangement of nonmoving objects that are subject matter for a work of art.
5LineAn elements of design that is a continuous mark made by a tool as it is drawn across a surface.
6Contour lineLines that define the outer edges of forms and surfaces within a form, such as shapes or wrinkles and folds.
7A heavy line that gives weight, structure, and strength to a drawing. StrokeA heavy line that gives weight, structure, and strength to a drawing.
8MassingThe techniques of connecting the darks in a drawing into larger values shapes.
9Trompe l’oeilThe French term for “trick the eye”. An illusion technique often relying on high value contrast in which nature is copied so realistically that the subject can be mistaken for a real object.
10vanitasA type of still life that includes objects that symbolized the shortness of life, such as hourglass, skulls, mirrors, butterflies and flowers.
11Sketchbook pagecharrossmannart.blogspot.comDraw a thumbnail of the art that has inspired you and your own still life.Site your work
12Then draw out a thumbnail of your still life Then draw out a thumbnail of your still life. Your subject matter will be different. It should be of items or objects that you treasure or are of importance to you.
13Next step1. after planning out your thumbnail you will need to make a large sketch using NEWSPRINT PAPER.2. The newsprint should be the size that you want your final painting or drawing to be.3. experiment with the medium you intend on using. ( in sketch book or other paper)
14Final ProjectEach of you will use a different media and different paper or boards.Dead line for the final project will be:______________________________Late work will only be accepted ONE DAY LATE: -10 POINTSIt will be a ZERO if it is not completed
15Criteria for gradeStrong composition- good use of the space in your picture. ( rule of thirds)Neatness in the medium you selected.Craftsmanship and effort good use of class timeSuccessful in capturing the style of the inspirational art work and artist.