Jessica Russo Scherr

Art Education

Reflective Still Life

Direct Observation: Create a highly detailed pencil drawing of a reflective object . Be careful to include all values and make the composition interesting. Include a background and all of the values of the value scale


Advanced options: Create this still life in watercolor or colored pencil

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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