Stamping / Chasing / Repoussé (for applied texture or embellishment)
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What is Riveting?
Formative Sketchbook Planning
Using graph paper, draw out a minimum of 3 thumbnail versions of design ideas. Find a series of animal pictures from books, magazines or online as references. Use the Elements of Art and Principles of Design concepts to help you design your pendant. Choose one Element of Art and one Principle of Design and explain how your design best represents them.
printed reference photos
sketches of designs
clearly stated / drawn / graphed / designed ideas of how and where rivets will be used
clear description of how texture and color will be used in the design
Summative Project Criteria & Rubric
work must show a use of at least two color / types of metal
a portion of the pendant / animal must be textured by stamping, chasing / repousse
the work must be functional. Must have a clasp or loop for hanging
work must show refinement work: filing, sanding, polishing
work must have applied cold connection techniques of sawing, riveting,
applied rivets should work intelligently into the design