Drawing is the application of graphite, charcoal, crayons, pen or other media onto a two-dimensional surface such as paper or board.

Drawings can also be created digitally using computer software and other technologies.

Drawing is one of the fundamental cornerstones of visual art and can be used is a number of different ways from quick sketches, illustration and animation to technical and architectural draughtsmanship.




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