Monthly Archives: September 2009

Sketchbook Assignment 3

For this assignment we were told to draw 4 to 5 leaves in a composition 4 different ways. These consisted of the following: A detailed contour with shadows, contour, blind contour, and a negative space contour. The photos are posted … Continue reading

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Project Number 3

For our third project we had to construct a 4″ x 4″x 4″ cube out of bristol board with an 8″x 8″ base, and have it elevated 4″ above the ground by an integral structure made from plastic drinking straws. … Continue reading

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Project Number 2

For this project we had to create a container for a special object using paper, fabric and thread. I chose to make my container by scoring the sides of a piece of cardboard, and stitching the side together with brown … Continue reading

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Sketchbook Assignment 2

For our second sketchbook assignment we were told to do a pure contour drawing of the Julius Foust Building here on campus. Our guidelines were as follows: We must draw the building in its entirety, NO shading, and we were … Continue reading

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Sketchbook Assignment 1

For this assignment we were supposed to draw a sketch of 5 special objects, and do a blind contour drawing along with each sketch. Sketch No. 1 is the sketch and blind contour of the hat I got on a … Continue reading

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Project No.1: Natural Artifacts

From this project, I learned the importance of “trial and error”. After rebuilding this project a total of three times, perseverance played a key role in my completion of this project. Some key phrases I would like to remember from … Continue reading

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