Unit 4: Perspective and Proportion

Perspective can help your create compositions from your imagination while achieving correct proportions | taught by DrawPj Team
  • 19 Videos
  • 1 Quiz
  • 6 PDFs
  • 21.0 hrs

Course Curriculum

Week 1
28:26
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - week 1
Introduction to Perspective
Draw Wooden Floorboards on a Boardwalk
Draw a Simple Interior with Floor Tiles using One Point Perspective
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Week 2
38:24
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - week 2
Drawing Simple Rectangular Shapes
Draw a Book Case in One Point Perspective
Draw an Ellipse in One Point Perspective
Draw a Fence in One Point Perspective
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Week 3
30:12
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - week 3
Draw a Simple House in Three Point Perspective
Draw an Opening Door
Draw some Steps
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Week 4
26:25
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - week 4
Learn the Sighting Technique - part a
Learn the Sighting Technique - part b
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Week 5
33:15
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - week 5
Draw the Outline of an Interior Room
Draw a Chair in One Point Perspective
Using a Scaling Stick to Draw Objects in Proportion
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Weeks 6 and 7
43:17
Perspective and Proportion Course Book and Assignments - weeks 6 and 7
Little House in the English Countryside (part a)
Little House in the English Countryside (part b)
Little House in the English Countryside (part c)
Little House in the English Countryside (part d)
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Test your Knowledge
Unit 4 Quiz
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Course description

Understanding Perspective is exciting and fun with our unique colour-coded method. You will soon discover that it’s easy to create a huge variety of drawings from your imagination using these rules of perspective and methods for achieving correct proportions.

  • Learn the basics quickly and easily with our unique colour-coded step-by-step process.
  • In this unit you will learn how to draw from your imagination using the rules of one and two-point perspective.
  • We start with some basic shapes in perspective and then progress step-by-step to more complex perspective objects.
  • You’ll learn how to use ‘the sighting technique’ to apply proportion to drawings from life.
  • In the final two weeks of the course you will create a beautiful drawing of a building in three-point perspective.

For more details see the course outline page.

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Instructor

DrawPj Team
DrawPj Team
The DrawPj On-line Instructor Team

Cindy Wider, Tannis Trydal and Brigitte Back