Gesture drawings are loosely drawn and take a short amount of time. Draw an object from life-not a photo without lifting pencil. Cross-contours can help create form within an object. Gesture drawing should capture the main composition but should not be a clean outline with details.
Sketchbook # 4 Resource
Draw the negative shapes of an object from photo or real life observation. ONLY fill in negative space. No lines should be seen within the positive space. Watch this video for added support- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajakmYqEgwo
Resource for Sketchbook #3
Using a printed or drawn image, apply text in a way that relates to image and is visual interesting. Text could be a song, poem, story, etc. For full craftsmanship credit write legibly in ink.