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Lesson Plans

Re: 2-point perspective

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Aaron and Jennifer (THEGREEN99)
Tue, 19 Oct 1999 17:33:31 -0400

When I did recently did two-point perspective, I related the technique
with architecture. After a few basic lessons, the students designed their
own house. We looked at traditional examples of homestyles and some
non-traditional ones, such as Frank Llyod Wright. It worked out okay,
considering over half my students were suspended at the time.
Jennifer in Michigan
-----Original Message-----
From: ricki fromkin <fromkinr>
To: <>
Date: Sunday, October 17, 1999 2:17 PM
Subject: 2-point perspective

>I was wondering if anyone has any suggestions that could help me
>introduce the history part of teaching my kids 2-point per.
>I showed the video Masters of Illusion about a week ago, and then we did
>some 1-point exercises (thanks Linda K). We are now starting 2-point
>and I want to introduce some good examples of artist's work, that are
>also good examples of 2-point. Any artwork in particular that you have
>tried and worked well would be appreciated, or anything new is also