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Re: Blinders cure blindness


From: Woody Duncan (wduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Jul 22 2002 - 12:01:37 PDT

Great idea,
        Thanks for filling us all in on "blinders" to facilitate
blind contour drawing.
                                                Woody in KC

Marvin P Bartel wrote:

> To make blinders I use paper about the thickness of manilla folder card
> stock cut into 7 x 7 inches. I drill 1/4 inch a hole in the center of a
> stack of cards with a drill press or electric drill. Every student gets one.
> This site shows a 3rd grade class using blinders.

“The function of the overwhelming majority of your artwork
is simply to teach you how to make the small fraction
of your artwork that soars.”              from: “Art & Fear”
This one soars:
Fantastic Triplet Grandkids: