Drawing Lesson - Conte Crayon - Line Control, Blending Tones and Properties.

In this simple exercise you will explore the use of Conte crayon sticks to see how various marks, lines and tones can be created. Type of control exercise will help you developed the various skill needed in drawing expanding your mark making vocabulary

Materials: Black and Sanguine Conte Crayon and 18 x 24" drawing paper

You should try to recreate the exercise sample below and when you have accomplished recreating it successfully you should explore another set of makes and blends that are different and unique to help expand your mark making vocabulary/language.

 

Making Lines and makes Lesson with contie crayon

Conte crayon exercise by Edward A. Burke