Everyone has to begin with three geometric shapes and one object and must draw it to fit inside of that shape.  Could be cool for printmaking....

By "Anton Marrast" -- a girl trapped an a variety of geometric shapes. Kinda a cool idea.

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966), a Swiss sculptor, painter, draughtsman and printmaker.

Alberto Giacometti a Swiss sculptor, painter, draughtsman and printmaker.

Paintings and illustrations by Alexandra Levasseur | http://ineedaguide.blogspot.com/2015/02/alexandra-levasseur.html #art #paintings #illustrations

“Alexandra Levasseur - Hommage à Odilon, 2014 Oil, Pencils on Wood ” charming portrait painting of an unknown woman.

kathe kollwitz. i came across this piece in a book during art class in high school and was immediately brought to tears. her personal story is heart-wrenching.

Expressive Figure Drawing

Käthe Kollwitz, Woman with Dead Child Etching, 39 × 48 cm.

Käthe Kollwitz (8 July 1867 – 22 April 1945) was a German painter, printmaker, and sculptor whose work offered an eloquent and often searing account of the human condition, and the tragedy of war, in the first half of the 20th century. Her empathy for the less fortunate, expressed most famously through the graphic means of drawing, etching, lithography, and woodcut, embraced the victims of poverty, hunger, and war.[1][2]

Käthe Kollwitz July 1867 – 22 April was a German painter, printmaker…

6th Grade Project.  Use therie handprint as a starting point for a self portrait. karel appel | Karel Appel | Abstract Artist

Christiaan Karel Appel was born on April 1921 at his parents house in a working-class district in Amsterdam, Netherlands. On the ground floor, his father, Jan Appel, had a barber shop.

HORST JANSSEN http://www.widewalls.ch/artist/horst-janssen/  #drawing  #illustration  #prints

Horst Janssen, German draughtsman and printmaker.