This lesson will teach students how to take a basic thumbnail or sketch and turn it into a finalized draft. This lesson delves into the reasons drafting a sculpture before building it can help students plan and problem solve. Student will also be given a front row seat to see how drafts and maquettes are used by Beth Cavner in her creative process and in the making and creating of Maz Kanata, a Star Wars space pirate.
This is the third lesson in a 4 lesson, unit. It's geared towards teaching students how to use Shape Language and Color Psychology to create a sculptural mask with an emotional story. Now that your students have settled on a concept and composition for their mask, they will be drafting their final designs in 2 views and with a 1:1 scale.