Thursday, January 16, 2014

Illustrated Idioms

Here's a handful of drawings completed by 9th Grade art students following a lesson on Linear Shading. Students were asked to choose an idiom, illustrate the idiom using linear shading and include a background. 

Illustrated idioms Highschool Project
"Piece of Cake"

Drawing Idioms using Hatching
"When Pigs Can Fly"

Black and White Ink Drawing of The Cat's Pajamas
"Cat's Pajamas"

Pen and Ink Idiom Drawing Art Lesson
"Apple of My Eye"

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  1. Idioms are so much fun to work with! Cool lesson!

  2. Great idea! Thank you for sharing. I'll have to try this with my students.