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  1. Illumaination means _______.
    light up or enlighten
  2. Face proportions:
    eyes ________
    nose _______
    mouth _______
    how big are eyes?
    how big is nose?
    how wide is mouth?
    • eyes 1/2 of the face
    • nose a little above 1/2 between eyes & chin
    • mouth 1/3 from nose to chin
    • 5 eyes wide
    • 1 eye wide
    • mid-eye to mid-eye
  3. Blind contour - 4 rules
    • Don't look down
    • Don't pick up your pencil
    • Don't shade in
    • GO SLOW!!!
  4. The elements of art are:
    • Line
    • Shape
    • form
    • value
    • space
    • texture
    • color
  5. What is contour drawing?
    it is a line drawing
  6. Why do we do contour drawing?
    to slow down our our eyes and brain down so our hand can draw what we see.
  7. What are the 6 methods for creating the illusion of space?
    • overlapping
    • diminishing size
    • placement on page
    • shading
    • atmospheric perspective
    • linear perspective
  8. Who wrote the rules of linear perspective?
    Brunelleschi (must be spelled correctly)
  9. In one point perspective, All lines should be ______, ________, or _______.
    vertical, horizontal, come from the point
  10. Where is the vanishing point?
    The vanishing point is on the horizon which is always at our eye level

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Art Exam
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2010-10-01 22:05:20
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