Art 6A

for Mr. Hobson's Class

Lesson Objectives

  • Learn definition of FORESHORTENING.
  • Draw a foreshortened cube and treasure chest.
  • Complete "The Green Pencil Club" Challenge.
  • Practice ways to add depth to your drawings using OVERLAPPING, SHADING and FORESHORTENING.


30 minutes


2 minutes

Foreshortened Square


10 minutes
Foreshortening defined - From Goodbye-Art Academy
How To Draw with Mark Kistler: Treasure Chest in 3-D!


15 minutes

Practice your new drawing skill by completing "The Green Pencil Club" challenge.

Mark Kistler Live Stream "The Green Pencil Club!" 30-Day Daily Drawing Challenge!


3 minutes

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Assessment Form Link


Additional activities you may choose to explore. The following buttons will use your new drawing skill to create art. If you enjoyed drawing with Mark Kistler don't stop now. Join him again in one or both of these videos!

Mrs. Cherri Rutan

Southwest Parke Community School Corporation

Elementary Art Teacher at Montezuma and Rosedale

If you have questions about this lesson contact me by email. If you contact me on May 17th or 18th between 6-8pm, I will get right back to you (Include a phone number if you would like me to call.). You can email me any other time and I will email you back as soon as possible.

You can also have an adult send me a photograph of your artwork. I would love to see you work!