And the idea also came from a comic book artist named Colleen Frakes who left this "bear pile" in the recycling bin at the Center of Cartoon Studies over the summer. ( I hope that she doesn't mind that I swiped it and used it as a teaching tool in the fall.
Here are my student's PILES:
The Illustration class that created these and many other amazing drawings ended abruptly last week. Because of the snow-day I never got to say goodbye to them. Those crazy teenagers will never know how much I enjoyed and admired them. Thanks everybody!