chapter  6
10 Pages

– Constructing the Basic Forms

Let’s take a break from the formalities of perspective and talk a bit about drawing. While there are many ways to draw, if your goal is to visually express the world around you in an accurate way, then you’ll have to learn to describe form. Every physical object exists in three different dimensions – height, width, and depth. Together, they create form. As we translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, we have to make sure each component is shown clearly.