02/01/2010 Art II 3D Question: How can the creation of a sculpture of your hand pose emotion, feeling or communicate an idea of your choosing?
Rodin’s Hands • TLW: engage in drawing , sculpting and crating symbolically and abstractly • Individually creat and paint a plaster cast of a hand • Collaborate on a group sculpture.
Materials • Sketchbooks, pencils • Paper to cover tables • Warm water in shallow containers • Scissors • Sheets of Plastercraft • Acrylic paints and brushes
Guided Practice • Discuss the expressive and emotional impact of Rodin’s hands in many of his sculptures • Discuss the “Thinker” • Sketching: Students have created 5 sketches of hands with one large complete drawing (last week) • Cast hands in pairs • Reference: Sculpture Experience: Page 74-78 • Rubric: Page 77.
Writing for Rodin’s Hands • Hand out…. Essay due Thursday, EOC, in print, not written form. Email one copy to me email@example.com and bring in one hard copy form of the Essay. • Double spacing. Minimum of 1 page!