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observational drawing-j.h/middle school


Date: Mon Jul 21 2003 - 11:35:04 PDT

Asked Judy about this. She thought the list could provide more input.
thanks in advance.

> Thanks Judy,
> YOu know I had a hard time with observational drawing this year. Because I
> gave it as sketchbook homework and only explained it, maybe they never got it.
> I did some Betty edwards with the the upside picasso and the vase drawing so
> they understood drawing was about seeing line direction and such. They
> tended to draw flat overhead view of objects. I then told them they had to draw
> 3-quarter views, which many just said was too hard and didn't do. What's your
> approach?

mike sacco
p.j. gelinas jhs
setauket, ny