Youth Lesson Two

Great examples of one point perspective.

GOAL: To learn and use the one point method of perspective to draw forms in space.

Kaleigh, age 11.

Kaleigh, age 11.

Gabe, age 10.

Gabe, age 10.

Satya, age 11.

Satya, age 11.

HORIZON LINE: A horizontal line that separates the ground from the sky also treated as the viewer/artists eye level.

VANISHING POINT: A theoretical point in the distance towards which receding parallel lines diminish.

ORTHOGONAL LINES: Straight diagonal lines drawn to connect points around the edges of a picture to the vanishing point. They represent parallel lines receding into the distance to help draw the viewer’s eye into the depth of the picture.