For this assignment you will be introduced to sculpture and 3D artwork. Although you my notactually produce a piece of sculpture itself, you will develop, plan and make 'painting' of yoursculpture and produce a maquette (small model).This assignment is designed to allow you to use the human figure as the subject of your work, youshould demonstrate that you understand basic concepts of structure and anatomy in yoursketchbooks (task 1) and then apply your knowledge and understanding to help you create your finalresponse. This could be a traditional study of the human form, or it could be an imaginative responseusing shape, line and colour to represent the human form.
- Planning and preparation:
•For this task you will use the theme of the human figure for the subject of your work. So beginby deciding on a theme (subject) for your work. Try to consider the many different ways thatthe human figure can create shape and form such as: Dancers, Athletes, Yoga, Football andrugby players. •Collect a variety of source images for inspiration to help you with this task. Many good sourcesfor images and pictures are magazines, taking photographs, websites and books. Or you maychoose to study a real person, perhaps a member of your class or somebody from anotherclass such as Dance, Drama, PE etc.•Your final painting should consist of, and use an appropriate background too. therefore youmay need to collect a second set of source images to help you develop and use an interestingand effective background for your work. •Begin this task in your sketchbook, illustrate your thoughts, intensions and process by makinga Bubble Diagram Click on the document icon on the assignment page (EXPLORE) to see anexample. To help you make your bubble diagram, you may like to use an online tool calledBubbleUs, then you can print out a clear version of your diagram to stick into yoursketchbook. Click on the weblink icon (EXPLORE) to go to this tool.