Homeschool Art Lesson 2 : HaPpY lines, ANGRY lines

Rebecca Jacques, P R I N T M A K E R L Y

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6 Videos (15m)
    • Why lines are so important

      1:02
    • Warm-up exercise : Line variation

      1:16
    • Drawing 1

      1:33
    • Drawing 2

      3:16
    • Drawing 3

      2:51
    • Drawing 4 : a final challenge !

      5:07

About This Class

In this second lesson, we'll see how lines can communicate emotion

Did you know that lines can be ... 

  • HaPpY
  • ANGRY
  • inahurry!!
  • s  . . . .  l . . . . . o . . . . . w . . . . 
  • and much more?

Ready to start? You'll need : 

  • the LineVariation pdf (see below) 
  • a comic strip of your choice (examples are also provided)
  • a pencil and some paper
  • optional : black markers, pens, etc. 

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Rebecca Jacques

P R I N T M A K E R L Y

Canadian printmaker and teacher Rebecca Jacques got her BFA in printmaking from the University of Delware in 2005 before moving back to Quebec, Canada where she now lives with her husband, three kids and Saint-Bernard, Gaven. After taking several years off printmaking to paint and begin her family, Rebecca discovered gelli plates and the possibilities of printmaking from home.

''When I discovered gelli plates I found that I could continue printing from home, it completely revived by p...

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