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Activity Discussion Art & Craft Difference between Drawing and Painting ? Reply To: Difference between Drawing and Painting ?

  • Nishita

    June 21, 2023 at 3:10 pm
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    A drawing will be done using pencils, pens, soft pastels, or charcoal. They will be done on paper or similar semi-absorbent material like papyrus or bamboo<strong style=”background-color: var(–bb-content-background-color); font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; color: var(–bb-body-text-color);”>. There are many specialist kinds of paper and you may be surprised how different the same pencil will look depending on what kind of paper is used.


    Painting is done using some kind of paint medium that is applied with a brush, palette knife, or other tool. However, paintings can be done on paper, canvas, walls, or any other object the painter wants to use.

    Painting revolves around color mixing and using paint to define edges and shapes.

    When you paint, you must choose the right colors to help create contrast.

    Drawing uses lines to create contrast and shapes.

    Drawing can form the foundation for painting. Both painting and drawing are methods that allow artists to express their creativity and imagination

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