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Mixed Media Revolution by Sandra Duran Wilson, Darlene Olivia McElroy

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Trace/Copy/Transfer

You don’t have to worry about staying after school if you get caught copying because this is a whole different sort of copying! You can use these techniques to enhance your composition.

TECHNIQUE ONE: Trace It

Place white or black graphite sheets under your image and trace it so it transfers onto your artwork. You can use sketches or photos on top of the graphite sheets. When your sketch has been traced, you can paint or use colored pencils to emphasize the lines. The white graphite sheets work well to get a light line drawing ...

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