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Reverspective

Patrick Hughes, born 1939 in Birmingham UK, is a painter who has created reverspective or reverse perspective which is the optical illusion where the parts of the picture which are the closest are actually furthest from view. Hughes says, “Reverspectives … Continue reading

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8th graders draw maps of the world

Today I asked my students to draw a map of the world from their memory. They needed to label as much as they could possibly remember but didn’t need to sign their names on the map. They were to work … Continue reading

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