Your only Limitation is the depth of your imagination. -Kelvin Davis
Here are your tops:
The following tops have qualified to compete in the tournament on Friday:
1) Black Knight by Brendan
2) Pyrophoric Gum Drop by Mrs. A
3) Not Brazilian Flag by Ethan
4) Spectrum by Kevin
5) Colors by Carlos
6) Kanye West by Marcela
7) Z by Cassie
8) Marshall by Canyen
9) Chucharillo by Kimberly
10) PB & J by Tracie
11) North West by Diane
12) Quadraped by Jack
13) Kim Kardashian by Alana
14) DWMA by Caiston
15) The Forgotten One by Jazmyn*
16) Lollipop by Alicia
Fill out your bracket for a chance to win big! Brackets must be submitted to Mrs. A before the first round of the tournament on Friday, January 23.
Congratulations Ethan with Not Brazilian Flag (NBF or Brazil), winner of the top tournament with a time of 1:25!
Utilitarian means "designed to be useful or practical rather than attractive." If an art object is utilitarian and the creator gave some thought to the way the object looks--a utilitarian art object.
The utilitarian series below were created by artists who considered their visual characteristics.
Choose three images below. On the next blank space in your sketchbook record both the visual characteristics that create unity among each piece in the series (how are they similar?) and the characteristics that provide variety (how are they different?).
Mug 1: Practice Mug
Mug 2-4 Requirements:
a) 3 mugs that look like they belong together (like a family)
b) Slab construction
c) Same size (use the same paper stencil) OR small, medium, and large (even steps)
d) Same form or related forms
e) Handles (Utilitarian and attractive)
f) Smooth lip
g) Surface: similar colors, textures, patterns, etc.
h) Stamp or initials
1) pinch, fireable, seal
2) pinch, fireable, foot, design, seal
3) pinch, fireable, foot, unique form, thinner than pinky, seal
4) pinch, fireable, foot, 1/8 inch thick, 6" diameter, foot, seal