Lesson Title: Shading Techniques
Lesson Code: Strand 1.1 Product and Performance Unit A: Drawing Level 1 Lesson 2
Materials Needed: Pencil and paper
Read This: N/A
Do this Exercise: Create all three forms given in the sample with each of the 3 different shading techniques. Each of the 3 forms should share the same light source and fill a full sheet of paper. 3 drawings total.
Do This Project: Choose your favorite of three different shading techniques to create a large drawing with. Choose your own subject and create the drawing large and work from reference. Keep in mind the compositional theories that you have learned.
If you are having trouble thinking of something to draw with your shading technique you can draw your shoe. Be sure to consider the direction that the light source is lighting your shoe in order to keep your shadows consistent. Try to render it as realistic as possible.