You have a beautiful Mug!

Let of begin!

Some of you have already approached me and asked me if we, our class, could make a Cay mugs.  That’s is Good for me.

mug1

məɡ/
noun
  1. 1.
    a large cup, typically cylindrical and with a handle and used without a saucer.
    synonyms: cup, glass; More
  2. 2.
    informal
    a person’s face.
verb
  1. 1.
    attack and rob (someone) in a public place.
    “he was mugged by three men who stole his bike”
    synonyms: assault, attack, set upon, beat up, rob; More
  2. 2.
    informal
    make faces, especially silly or exaggerated ones, before an audience or a camera.
    “he mugged for the camera”

I was thinking of the drinking out of variety…

Still good?

My only problem is that I hate BORING MUGS!!!

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What if we added some curves?

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Or how about we poke it with out finger!!!

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Or we could add a Face!

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Image source sprudge.com/

Or some teeth

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Or a added a tail?

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Or squish it until it is totally skinny?

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Or put something in it!!!

 

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Or how about a cool shape?

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Or a weird brain changeling design?

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Or something which while beautiful also has a function?

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Hmmm,  SOOOOOOOO much to consider!

 

Steps

  • Draw 5 different silhouettes of their mug by altering the outlines of their sketches.  (Use the paper to fold and cut out your symmetrical shapes!)
Icons set tea cups, coffee cups, spoon, saucer. Black silhouette isolated on a white background -Image source www.123rf.com

Icons set tea cups, coffee cups, spoon, saucer. Black silhouette isolated on a white background -Image source www.123rf.com

 

  • draw 5 final versions of their mug by depicting different textures/designs/patterns within multiple copies of their favourite silhouette.

 

What are designs and textures you ask???

 

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So???  Whatcha Going to do???

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HOMEWORK

Please, come to the next class with a Draft containing two sides of your mug (Front & Side) drawn out:

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(Thank you to my student teacher Leslie Fetsch for here help building this project 2016)