Jessica Russo Scherr

Art Education

Create a cross hatch drawing of a stemmed glass.


Create a whole range of values and pay close attention to the reflections. Use contour lines to carefully show the curve of the glass. Do not to outline.


Include a background.


Cross hatch is time consuming so allow plenty of time to complete this assignment,

Cross Hatch Glass

James Whistler

Ms Russo Scherr demonstrating Cross hatch on a white painted bottle.

Just about every example is from a former student of mine.  Many thanks to them for all of their time and dedication.

How to earn a good grade on your homework

Follow the criteria presented in class and on the website.

Homework  assignments will take between 1 and 3 hours to complete.

All homework should be completed in your journal unless specified otherwise (not printer paper).

Fill the A4 Page of your journal.

Include a background when applicable.

Shade using a full range of values using a drawing pencil unless specified otherwise.

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