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*Teaching points: pos/neg spaces, letterforms, exaggeration,
Example: stretch the letters to
fill the negative shapes.
"Make It Fit"
Choose a phrase, saying, book title, line of a song or poem, or
a quote, and draw the letters to fit the whole page. Make letters bigger
and smaller, slanted, round, whatever it takes to fill the spaces
creatively using the letter shapes as design. Stretch or shrink the letters
to fill the negative spaces between letters and words.
Color in or around the letters - make a border or include a picture
or other graphic element if you like, but:
Make the letter "fits" the main
Be inventive!!! Stretch, shrink, alter the shapes!
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