Instructional Drawing Exercises – Connect-the-dots Series
Materials: HB pencils, rulers, erasers, A4 cream paper, folder, clipboard, 2 sets of instructions
Instructions: follow enclosed instructions careful to complete visual composition
Recommended ages: 9 and up
These instructional drawings are meant to demonstrate how the same set of instructions and perimeters can elicit different visual response from different individuals. The instructions are presented in 2 parts in the form of connect-the-dots. The first part should results in different visual compositions as each participant interprets and executes the instructions. The second part should result in uniformed visual compositions if participants follow the instructions correctly. This exercise is designed to stimulate participants’ draftsmanship, their attention to visual details and their ability to translate words into visual forms.