Drawing 1 – Part 1

DRAWING ONE
MARK MAKING AND TONE

doodling for OCAPROJECT: MAKING MARKS

Exercise: Holding pens and pencils
Exercise: Doodling
Exercise: Mark making techniques
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xercise: Using charcoal
Exercise: Line and other marks
Research point: Van Gogh drawing
Research point: Eric Ravilious
Check and log

Visits, discoveries and other things
Branding that jumps off the page
All the World’s a Stage – Photography Exhibition

supermarket-shopPROJECT: BASIC SHAPES AND FUNDAMENTAL FORM

Exercise: Boxes and books
Exercise: Jars and Jugs
Exercise: Supermarket shop
Check and log

Visits, discoveries and other things
Drawings from my school days
Henry Moore Shelter Drawings – visit to Tate Britain
Day out at the Woolpit Steam Fair

reflectionsPROJECT: TONE AND FORM

Exercise: Observing shadow and light formations on a surface
Exercise: Tonal studies
Research point: Odilon Redon
Check and log

cowsPROJECT: REFLECTED LIGHT

Exercise: Study of light reflected from one object to another
Exercise: Shadows and reflected light and shade
Research point: Patrick Caulfield
Exercise: Drawing in the style of Patrick Caulfield
Check and log

Visits, discoveries and other things
Reflecting on a difficult time
Visit to Pakenham Mill, Suffolk

chilli-basil-cropPROJECT: STILL LIFE

Exercise: Still life sketches of made objects
Exercise: Composition of natural objects
Check and log
Exercise: Observing negative space and perspective

Vintage evening bags - fabric, sequins, beads

Three vintage evening bags: fabric; sequins; beads.

PROJECT: USING TEXTURE

Exercise:  A range of different surfaces with texture
Exercise: Frottage
Research point: Max Ernst
Exercise: A drawing with textures
Check and log

enlarge-2PROJECT: ENLARGING AN IMAGE

Exercise: Enlarging an existing drawing
Exercise: Enlarging a simple flat image
Check and log

Visits, discoveries and other things
Visit to Gateshead

boots-finalASSIGNMENT ONE

First drawing: natural forms
Second drawing: man-made objects

Reflecting on mark making and tone
Tutor report

veg-basket-final-floorboards

 

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