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The object shapes don't have to be
You can overlap any shapes you want to invent!
Mix them up, too!
(or other shapes) of graduated sizes, moving from smallest to largest (largest
on top- draw it first) to create an illusion of movement toward you from
the surface of the page. Fill the page with various sized trails.
Shade one end of the spiral trail gradually darker, one end
lighter to enhance the illusion of movement and depth. Your choice of colors.
Create an interesting background; perhaps using analogous
colors or monochromatic tints and shades to develop an ambiguous space.
*Teaching points: techniques for spatial relationships
(depth), analogous, monochromatic colors
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