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Synonyms for draftsmanship

the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams

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Karl Hurst's drawing of a Ford 981 Select-O-Speed is outstanding; the boy shows a real talent for draftsmanship and his attention to detail is remarkable for an 11-year-old.
But what binds them together is an exploration of line, whether through more traditional calligraphy, or in a keen draftsmanship. With some of the artists, I see resonance with Twombly's work in their practice as a whole, while with others it can be discerned in specific pieces," Ave says.
In these first plates, and throughout the entirety of Vingt dessins, Degas creates a lecture in draftsmanship for the viewer, who is clearly expected to be learned in the nuances of the craft of drawing, with the intention that upon viewing the compilation, he or she will further comprehend and respect Degas' dexterity in the medium.
The Art History News blog described the painting as "a prime example of Degas' breathtakingly fluid draftsmanship and near-photographic instinct for capturing a fleeting moment".
frescos and oil commissions of religious subjects, draftsmanship, portraiture, tapestries), and the influence of travels, for instance, to Rome and France (where Rosso died as court painter to Francis I at Fontainbleu).
All this work stimulated Quentin Bell's draftsmanship to new heights.
Spread over three floors, and including nearly 160 works, it brings together diverse aspects of his repertoire through their shared concern for draftsmanship and the artist's self-confessed lack of spontaneity.
Her years of practice show her to be spectacularly accurate with the draftsmanship of her effects.
and Pastels from Delacroix to Signac" presents 100 outstanding works that showcase the broad development of modern draftsmanship during this period.
The prize was created in 2005 by the Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers and the Lynn Foundation to encourage the best creative representational painting and promote the skill of draftsmanship. With prize money of PS25,000 the prize is one of the most prestigious awards to artists in the UK.
In September, Brown University researcher James Hays and colleagues from the Technical University of Berlin produced a computer application that can recognize quick sketches of objects, even if the draftsmanship is lacking.
Even better, a sixteen-page full color insert at the book's midpoint allows readers to get a much fuller sense of Ware's robust draftsmanship and design sense.
Having barely recovered from the New Year's hangover, this is proving to be quite a lot to stomach especially where the draftsmanship is also pretty demanding.
These two-dimensional works are an elegant departure for this ceramist-sculptor whose superb draftsmanship abilities exhibited here are extraordinary and appealing for their graphic invention, capturing the essence of a subject the artist is known to practice and feel with a dedicated player's own understanding and subjective energy.
We love working with people that share our passion for craftsmanship, and were thrilled to learn that Supa Stik won Cold and Silver at the 2011 Print Industry (draftsmanship Awards for the printing of two of our wine labels.