April 27, 2017
media/ figure manikins in action
Focus will be on strengthening a variety of
skills. Some may need further practice in blending, some may need to strengthen
their ability to work in color schemes and some may need strengthening their
ability to work three – dimensionally.
Using the move-able figures- students will
create a composition using the figure, taking the negative space into
consideration. Remembering the power point presentation, think of some
interesting backgrounds and scenarios you can use with your figure.
1. Draw several practice sketches in black and white pencil
of the manikin figure from power point photos and handouts we looked at in
class. Emphasize the movement and action of the figure, Add shading to them to
2. Create a thumbnail
sketch for your final using one of the sketches you’ve practiced.
3. Decide the medium
you will work in. (paint, color pencil, pastel, etc.) Sketch out the composition on final paper and
begin the process of your final.