Classwork: For classes 38-40
We will be working on our final project, which will be a name design. You will be creating a wall hanging with an original flourish. You will be writing the upper and lower case alphabet, numbers 1-9, and a quote.
Step one: On lined paper, write out the words “Old English:
Step two: Write out the upper case alphabet, lower case, and numbers 1-9 on lined paper, remember:
- Keep your letters evenly spaced
- Keep your pen strokes uniform
- keep your letters the same height
- Each row of letters should line up
Step three: Choose a quote from the page below, and write out evenly on lined paper:
Step four: On a piece of 17×11 paper, cut out and tape down so they are straight and even. It should go in this order:
- Old English
- Upper Case Alphabet
- Lower Case Alphabet
- Numbers 1-9
Step five: Using the light box, trace your wall hanging onto a new piece of 17×11 white paper.
Step six: Draw your own flourish, and trace your design on the top or bottom, or both!
If you are interested in seeing how I will be grading this project please click the link below. You can check back through out the art making process to make sure you are on task: Calligraphy Rubric
Designed by Lindsey Almeida
Last Update: 04/21/2015
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