Fauvism & Landscapes

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Fauvism and Henri Matisse are the inspiration for this project, here are some helpful links so you can build a presentation about them for students: -MetMuseum on Fauvism: http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/fauv/hd_fauv.htm -The Art Story on Fauvism: http://www.theartstory.org/movement-fauvism.htm -Biography of Henri Matisse from his estate: http://www.henri-matisse.net/biography.html This project involves three major steps: -Drawing a simple landscape from a source or create your… Read more »

Cartoon Styles & Cartoon Kevin

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Cartoon Kevin is a website from Actor and Illustrator Kevin McShane. As a tribute to 100 of the great animators throughout history. Including modern favorites like Bob’s Burgers creator Jay Howell and classics like Astro Boy’s creator Osamu Tezuka. To begin pick a couple artists to use as examples, for me I chose Scooby Do’s creators Hanna-Barbera…. Read more »

Hand Lettering

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You may want to go over what Typography is and the terminology that goes with it, especially if you are using this lesson in a traditional drawing course and not a new media class. A great resource to learn about Typography, the different parts of a letter, and a ton of links to more resources… Read more »