A simple type of lines that is used to drawing either the outline of an object or the outline and its major features. There are different kinds of Contour drawing that we will do in class.
In-class activities: (shown in this colour)
- 5 contour fingers
- 5 continuous contour fingers
- 5 blind contour fingers
- 3 whole contour hands
More Contour drawing!
Beautiful drawings by Tori Tipton
- mass contour finger
- A bunch of contour faces
This is when you use the pressure from your hand to apply less or more graphite or line, tone to the paper.
It’s a way of simply conveying where the light is coming from. It gives simple line drawing depth.
What you know as Sketching. Using lines to build up tone and value in order to achieve realism and depth.
- Fallen leaves