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SKETCHBOOK PROJECT - WEEK 5 - DEFINING SHAPE

Pre AP Art 2 » Sketchbook Project - Week 5 - Defining Shape

Shape 
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Click on the link above to explore and learn more about volumetric shapes.

Notice how a combination of shapes can create the illusion of volume. 

Click on the site above. 

The following are basic volumetric shapes: cube, cone, cylinder, ring, pyramid, and sphere. 

  • How is the illusion of volume created in the shapes? 
Now, click on a volumetric shape to see how it becomes part of a composition.

  • Can you identify additional volumetric shapes in other areas of the composition? 
Return to the original screen by clicking on the small circle in the lower left hand corner and repeat with each subsequent shape. 

  • How are these basic shapes altered in each work? 
  • How do these alterations add interest to the composition?
Answer these 4 questions on your blog. Also do an illustration to support each answer. Post by the due date.







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