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The 5 Perceptual Skills of Drawing
Together they make up the whole skill of drawing.

1. Perception of Edges
The shared edges of contour drawing.

2. Perception of Spaces
In drawing called negative spaces.

3. Perception of Relationships
Known as perspective and proportion.

4. Perception of Lights and Shadows
Often called shading.

5. Perception of The Whole
The gestalt, the thingness of the thing.