If there were no lines or shapes would there be written alphabets? Find out more in –
Ox, House, Stick, The History of Our Alphabet
By Don Robb
Alphabets can be artistic, too.
- Think of a word that’s interesting to you.
- Draw two horizontal lines across the paper.
- Write your word with the letters touching the top and bottom lines.
- Find shapes around the letters.
- Color shapes with oil pastels.
- Brush a watercolor wash on top.