Blind Contour Drawing

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Blind contour drawing Students draw 6-7 blind contour drawings of various objects, people or body parts. Various-sized boundaries are drawn around each drawing using cropping L's, activating the format (subject matter is touching at least 3 sides of the format), paying attention to the composition and focal point created in each image. 1 or 2 favorite drawings are chosen by the student and shapes are colored in using black (sharpie), white (paper), and gray (pencil). Line drawing is…

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When I was in college, my favorite warm-up exercises were always the blind contour drawings. For my birthday (September 10th), I signed up for Gritty Jane's Portraits and Papers class and our first lesson included blind contour portraits! I forgot how much I love doing them! Wheee!!! Don't forget to stop by Sophia's blog to see some serious Sunday Sketching sweetness!

Nicole Frank

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