- Medical purposes
- Story telling
- Blue prints
- personal enjoyment
What are drawings used for in the present:
- All listed above
How do we encounter drawing as a viewer?
- to exapnd our style
- we bring our own personal baggage into any art we view
How does encountering drawings relate to us as an artist?
- same as above
- reference point
- connecting to another artist
Drawing became most interesting to me when I entered college. In college we talk more about what drawing is, the characteristics and quality of line, materials etc. It is a higher level of approach and thinking that creates more appeal than in high school art classes.
What should drawing be for/ what is its function?
Practical Purposes- medical, instructions, maps etc.
Personal Purposes- thought provoking, trying to communicate some thought, idea or belief