Sketchbook Assignments - all art classes
Sketchbook Assignments will be posted on Google ClassroomSketchbook instructions and Rubric
Each sketchbook will be graded according to the criteria belowEffort of Drawing – No matter the drawing ability, a 2 minute drawing looks like a 2 minute drawing and a 30 minute drawing looks like a 30 minute drawing.
o Your drawing ability will only improve with effort.
o If you use less than 30 minutes to complete a drawing do another.
o Technical difficulty, growth of drawing skill
Originality and Creativity in Interpretation – your work shows that you put some thought into it.
o Draw from life and your imagination
o Show an interesting and original point of viewVariation of Drawings – Make them look different
o Write the idea # in the lower right of the page, cross it off the list.
o Drawings should show experimentation and growth from one to the next.Composition – Use a page spread of your sketchbook, not just the right page.
o Utilize a viewfinder to find a good composition before starting.
o Avoid a centered, bulls-eye type composition
o Have your drawing go beyond the edges of the page.
o Always draw the background or environment
Effort of Drawing
Drawing demonstrates effort and growth in skill
Drawing demonstrates some effort, some growth
Little to no effort or growth demonstrated
Originality & Creativity
Extremely original and creative – Expressive
Originality and Creativity shown in some areas
Little to No Original Interpretation Shown
Drawings styles vary Experimentation shown
Some variation in style is shown in drawings.
Drawings are all almost identical in style
Use of Page
Dynamic composition. Entire page spread used.
Good composition. Could use more of or go off page.
Bulls-Eye or Floating
1 Page or no Drawing