This chart show different shades created with different pencils. The higher the number of the pencil e.g. : 6B the darker the shade.
It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it. - Anais Nin (Art - M.C. Escher)
Good example of shading. Prompts on side will help middle school kids not overshade.
Drawing a Value Scale
Great project for practicing values. Complete lesson plan
Elina - Monochromatic digital painting. A woman is painted in black and white colors, looking far away with disheveled hair and humble clothing.
Digication e-Portfolio :: Fairfield Art :: Value Scale Worksheet:
Sweet Illness (2009) by Moisés Mahiques - layered line drawing project (vellum?)
I love everything about this! The cropping, the value study, the reflection in the eyes!