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Rendering block with cast shadow

Rendering block with cast shadow: Figure Drawing: Tonal Rendering
Rendering block with cast shadow: Figure Drawing: Tonal Rendering

Create a five-part tonal gradient by starting with the polarities of lightest light and darkest dark. Then practice creating midtones in between. Next, use the five tones to create a block drawing from an outer contour to hatch and cross-hatching pencil marks. Special consideration to the background and cast shadow elevates the illusion of a block placed in space. Use any drawing material from charcoal, pencil, and paper to an iPad Pro and Procreate, or any other drawing app of your choice.

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Skill Level Intermediate
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Design Illustration Drawing

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