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Three Dimensional Still Life using Charcoal

charcoal drawing

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Materials needed:

large box, small box, ball, cylinder (can)


willow charcoal

compressed charcoal

kneadable rubber

white conte crayon

any type paper A3

What to do:

Arrange boxes, ball and cylinder on a table. Place the lamp so it lights up the items on one side only. Cover the entire paper using Willow charcoal, rub it in. Use heavy charcoal lines to create the darker outlines of the 3D shapes. Use the kneadable rubber to create the lighter parts of the 3D shapes. Draw the darkest parts using the compressed charcoal. Use the white conte crayon to create the lightest parts of the 3D shapes.

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