Digitally Gridding an Image for Drawing Using Google Slides – High School Art


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This high school art lesson includes two Google Slide shows and two videos demonstrating how to use Google Slides to create an X grid over a reference photo for drawing and how to recreate the grid on your paper and sketch your image easily. These two assignments are the second and third steps for the Silverware Value Study project but can also be used to teach students how to create an X grid over any photo to be used as a reference for drawing. The full Silverware Value Study Project Bundle contains all of the assignments and steps leading up to a final value study still life drawing and can be found here:

Drawing and Shading Silverware Bundle – Middle School Art – High School Art


Students will crop their image to 4 x 5.5 to create an 8 x 10 drawing of their image.


Need an Easy to Follow Art Sub Plan?

The included worksheets work great as sub plans, and early finisher assignments, for students on home instruction or in ISS. They are easy to follow are easy for substitute teachers or self-directed learning when the art teacher is unavailable.


All of my lessons can be shared with your students through Google Classroom or any digital platform and are formatted to work for distance learning or in the classroom. They are designed to save you time and help your students access the tutorials, presentations, videos, or worksheets as easily as possible. You can find more ready-to-go, easy-to-follow, time-saving art lessons in my RESOURCE SHOP.


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Digitally Gridding an Image for Drawing Using Google Slides – High School Art