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Re: durer grid perspective tool?


From: Maggie Tucker (mtucker_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Jul 22 2002 - 07:02:40 PDT

I take 8x10 sheets of plexiglass (Home Depot sells them for about $1.50, or
there's always frame shop scraps that you cut yourself to 8 x10, or you can
go to a plexiglass fabricator and get them for very cheap). I then grid
using a Sharpie and ruler. At 01:29 PM 7/21/02 -0700, you wrote:
>I was interviewing last year at a high school and I visited the art class.
>They were drawing each other by holding up little clear grids like the one
>Durer used. I know Dick Blick sells a large one but does anyone know
>where I can find the small classroom kind?
>I should have asked then because that teacher left and I turned the job
>There is probably a clever way to make 25 of them, any suggestions?
Maggie Tucker