Artist-Inspired Designs Rubric

Look at your work and carefully read the rubric below.

Under each standard, Technical AND Creative Skills, select where your work falls.

In a word processing document, explain why you believe your work deserves that grade.



Technical

Exceeds the Standard
  • Craftsmanship and presentation of the designs as a whole, is high quality.
  • Attention to detail is fabulous.
  • Paper is neatly and carefully cut and glued.
  • Paper is kept clean and neat; there are no visible smudges, pencil lines or glue marks.
  • Directions are carefully followed; clear explanation of principles are included on back.
Meets the Standard
  • Craftsmanship and presentation of the designs as a whole, is good quality.
  • Paper is cut and glued well.
  • There are very few, if any smudges, pencil lines, and/or glue marks.
  • Directions are followed, explanation of principles are included on back.
Partially Meets the Standard
  • Craftsmanship of the designs needs more attention; parts look hurried and/or rushed.
  • Parts are somewhat crooked and/or may not be adhered well.
  • Pencil lines, smudges, and/or glue marks are obvious.
  • Some of the directions are not followed; explanations of principles are not clear, complete, or are confusing.
Does Not Meet the Standard
  • These designs are not complete and/or do not meet the criteria of the project.

Creative Problem-Solving

Exceeds the Standard
  • The designs are created in an extraordinary way demonstrating strong use of positive and negative space.
  • At least 6 shapes are used in each square; shapes are obviously inspired by one of the famous artists.
  • Negative space is highly activated by the positive; it is equally interesting.
  • Great demonstration of Principles of Art in all four designs.

Meets the Standard
  • The designs are created in a way which demonstrates a good use of positive and negative space.
  • Negative and positive space are equally interesting.
  • At least 6 shapes are used on each square.
  • Principles of Art are demonstrated in each of the four designs.

Partially Meets the Standard
  • The designs do not demonstrate a good understanding of the relationship between the positive and negative space; compositions are disorganized.
  • It is difficult to see the connection between Principles of Art and the four designs.
  • At least 6 shapes are not used on each square.


Does Not Meet the Standard
  • This project does not meet the criteria of the project and/or is incomplete.