Foreshortening Foreshortening is an interesting concept, and is something I've found quite difficult. Foreshortening, which was developed during the Renaissance, can be defined as the following: "to shorten by proportionately contracting in the direction of depth so that an illusion of projection or extension in space is obtained" (https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foreshorten) I had a couple of attempts … Continue reading Research point: Foreshortening
A range of sketches on cartridge paper using pencils and conte crayons, then drawing with collaged newspaper.
A range of five and ten minute sketches using pencil.
Project 1: Fabric and Form Exercise 2 Emphasising form with cloth I wasn't quite sure how best to approach this exercise, but my housemate offered to let me sketch him as he worked on his laptop: I managed to get a couple of sketches out of this, though he did move quite a bit! As … Continue reading Emphasising form with cloth