Category Archive: Project 3: Tone and form

Check and log: Tone & form

How difficult did you find it to distinguish between light from the primary light source and secondary reflected light? In general, I feel reasonably confident that I can at least recognise secondary reflected… Continue reading

Exercise 10: Tonal studies

Draw four 5cm squares in your sketchbook using four drawing tools, e.g. pencil, ballpoint pen, dip pen and ink, and drawing pen (rollerball?).  Try to make four distinct grades of tone using hatching… Continue reading

Exercise 9: Observing shadow and light formations on a surface

Place two simple objects together and position a lamp so that they are lit from one side.  Observe the main areas of light and dark tone on them.  Make some quick pencil sketches… Continue reading