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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For the past week, I’ve been making a blind contour self-portrait — drawing without looking at the page — each morning to warm up my diary. If you look at the images in order, it looks like my face is re-arranging itself. I love that. My friend Wendy MacNaughton assigns these drawings in her workshops.

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Since I posted my blind contour drawing yesterday on my blog (scroll down) I have been contacted by Peggy Stermer-Cox who hosts a "blind contour drawing" blog site! Who knew? How fun is that? The one to the left is the featured drawing right now (by Dan Haase). Click here to take look at this interesting blog! My first introduction to blind contour drawing as in Betty Edwards now famous book Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. If you haven't tried it, take a minute. No rules. Just do not…

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Holt School Art Department
Blind contour drawing is a great way to improve your artistic skills. This exercise helps you focus on the lines and curves of whatever you're drawing without looking at your paper. You'll be amazed at how much sharper your drawings will look when you're done! #MadhansArt #Blindcontourdrawing Portrait, Art, Middle School Art, Ideas, Contour Drawing, Shading Techniques, Different Types Of Drawing, Types Of Drawing, Contour Line Drawing

Blind contour drawing is a great way to improve your artistic skills. This exercise helps you focus on the lines and curves of whatever you're drawing without looking at your paper. You'll be amazed at how much sharper your drawings will look when you're done! #MadhansArt #Blindcontourdrawing

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Rebekah McGuirt

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