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Crayon and Character: Truth Made Clear Through Eye and Ear

Or, Ten-Minute Talks with Colored Chalks

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Author: B.J. Griswold
Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 58,340 / 170 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 824
Added to site: 2007.04.30
mnybks.net#: 16733
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picture, Fig. 8, shows how the picture will look when completed. You will note that the lower picture is cut up into squares measuring one-fourth of an inch each way.

THE SECOND STEP--By the use of a yardstick and lead pencil, draw pencil lines on the large sheets of drawing paper, so as to separate the drawing paper into the same number of squares as there are on the picture in the book. Your paper is much larger than the page of the book; therefore the squares on your drawing paper must be made much larger than the squares in the book. It is easy to calculate the size of the squares you should draw on the paper. Measure the width of the paper in inches and divide by sixteen (the number of squares across the picture in the book), and this will give you the figure representing the size of the squares you are to draw on the paper. If your drawing paper is thirty-two inches wide, your squares will measure two inches each way.

THE THIRD STEP--Select one of the squares in Fig. 8 as a starting point,

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