Drawing techniques: Expressive mark-making

In today's lesson we will explore expressive mark making.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What is the technique of frottage?

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Q2.What happens to the outcome of your frottage drawing when you press hard with your media?

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Q3.What collects on the surface of your paper when you are creating your frottage?

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Q4.What do I mean by a textual memory

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Q5.How could you develop your frottage outcomes further? Select up to three answers

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the technique of frottage?

1/5

Q2.What happens to the outcome of your frottage drawing when you press hard with your media?

2/5

Q3.What collects on the surface of your paper when you are creating your frottage?

3/5

Q4.What do I mean by a textual memory

4/5

Q5.How could you develop your frottage outcomes further? Select up to three answers

5/5

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Drawing techniques

Expressive mark making

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Question 2

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Question 5

Q1.What 3 formal elements of art are used the most in expressive mark making?

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Q2.What art style can expressive mark making be linked to the most?

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Q3.Whose quote is this: 'Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist'?

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Q4.What type of energy is described in the watercolour/inks demo?

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Q5.Which of the wet media used in this lesson, is said to create strong colours and textures?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Drawing techniques

Expressive mark making

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What 3 formal elements of art are used the most in expressive mark making?

1/5

Q2.What art style can expressive mark making be linked to the most?

2/5

Q3.Whose quote is this: 'Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist'?

3/5

Q4.What type of energy is described in the watercolour/inks demo?

4/5

Q5.Which of the wet media used in this lesson, is said to create strong colours and textures?

5/5

Lesson summary: Drawing techniques: Expressive mark-making

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