Final Still-life Drawing


2007-2008 Student Work

Final Still-Life Drawing Rubric


Technical Skills

Exceeds the Standard
• All required portfolio elements are included, complete, and demonstrate attention to detail.
• Portfolio is passed in on time.
• Craftsmanship and presentation of the drawing as a whole, are high quality.
• Attention to detail is fabulous and consistent throughout the drawing. Extraneous/unintentional marks, rips, bends are not obvious or do not exist.

Meets the Standard
• All required portfolio elements are included, complete, and demonstrate attention to detail.
• Portfolio is passed in on time.
• Craftsmanship and presentation of the drawing as a whole, is good quality.
• There are few extraneous marks, rips, bends.
• Attention has been given to detail.

Partially Meets the Standard
• Some of the required information is missing and or incomplete.
• Portfolio is not passed in on time.
• The work does not exhibit quality craftsmanship.
• Extraneous marks, folds, bends, are obvious and detract from the drawing.
• This drawing appears rushed.
• Little or no evidence of attention to detail.

Does Not Meet the Standard
• This portfolio is missing several components, is not complete, and/or does meet the essential learning for the unit.
• The drawing is not complete and/or does not meet the criteria and standards of the project.


Creative Problem-Solving


Exceeds the Standard
• This drawing as a whole is especially creative, dynamic, and interesting with regards to composition, line, texture, value, and proportion.
• The drawing exhibits a wide range of values, textures and lines.
• The objects look real and three-dimensional.
• Variation in the quality and value of the lines used are apparent.

Meets the Standard
• Composition is well done.
• Placement of shapes attempt to give the still-life a realistic, convincing quality.
• Choice of value, line , and texture helps to communicate the surface of the objects.
• There is a strong attempt to make the objects look proporationate and three dimensional.
• Variation in the quality and value of the lines are used.

Partially Meets the Standard
• There are problems with the composition and layout of this drawing. The composition is awkward and does not use the space well.
• Choice of value, line, and/or texture is awkward in places and confuses the viewer; objects are not clearly defined.
• Little attempt at rendering the objects in a three dimensional way; many of them look flat and/or are disproportionate. The quality and value of the lines used lack variation.

Does Not Meet the Standard
• This drawing is not complete and/or does not meet the criteria and standards of the project.