OnePoint Perspective
Art 101 Week 2
One point perspective is a genre of drawing that uses a single vanishing point in the distance from which everything in the drawing is set out, which, as a result, creates an illusion of depth. Below are some examples of onepoint perspective drawings.
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Before we begin drawing, here are some vocabulary terms that are frequently used (and will be used in the following tutorial) in describing a onepoint perspective drawing.

Parallel: Parallel lines are lines that never touch, even if they are extended indefinitely

Perpendicular: Perpendicular lines meet at a right angle (90º angle)

Horizontal Lines: Horizontal lines are parallel to the top and bottom edges of your paper; they are perpendicular to the left and right edges of your paper

Vertical Lines: Vertical lines are parallel to the left and right edges of your paper; they are perpendicular to the top and bottom edges of your paper

Slanted Lines: Slanted lines are neither vertical nor horizontal, but rather diagonal at any other angle

Horizon Line: The horizon line is a type of horizontal line that represents the viewer’s eyelevel

Perspective Lines (or Orthogonal Lines): The lines that are parallel in real life but meet at one point in a onepoint perspective drawing

Vanishing Point: A point on the horizon line where all perspective lines meet

Plane: A flat, twodimensional surface; a cube, for instance, has 6 planes
Let’s practice drawing a few cubes in onepoint perspective:
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[Source] https://www.studentartguide.com/articles/onepointperspectivedrawing
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Once you’re comfortable with your finished product, you can practice drawing a bit more complex blocks. Follow the guide below for help:
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[Source] https://www.studentartguide.com/articles/onepointperspectivedrawing
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Getting the hang of it? Now pick a room, street, or picture of either, and draw it in onepoint perspective. If you don’t have a ruler at hand or having trouble with the drawing, below is a grid that you can place your paper over to guide you.
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[Source] https://www.studentartguide.com/articles/onepointperspectivedrawing
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[Image Sources]
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https://thevirtualinstructor.com/onepointperspective.html
https://ringling.instructure.com/courses/1329/assignments/6333