GRADE 9 STUDIO CONCEPTS
HOW TO SHADE: Look at these examples of geometric forms (sphere, cube, cylinder, & cone). Try to re-create the values that you see by using a variety of pencil types (2H-6B) and layering as you shade. Remember NOT to press too hard. NOTE: For each, the light source is from the top left.
SHADING TECHNQUES: There are a variety of ways that you can shade a form. Take a look at the examples below and you will see the basic differences between the following techniques (from left to right) - hatching, cross-hatching, smooth-shading, and pointillism.