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A contour line drawing, or simply contour drawing, is an outline of the main features in a drawing. Some main features may be sketched out, but the purpose of a contour drawing is to determine the mass and size that the ... More »

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A contour line in a piece of artwork is an individual line that delineates the edge or outline of one of the main shapes or forms in the image. A contour line is usually drawn with a pencil or pen rather than a brush. More »

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Contour lines on a map indicate elevation or depth. Numeric notations on contour lines refer to the level of elevation, or height above sea level. More »

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Begin a drawing of SpongeBob SquarePants with a rectangular outline for the body, and add guidelines to help position the facial features and ensure that SpongeBob is in proportion. Draw a line across the rectangle's bot... More »

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A contour line in a piece of artwork is an individual line that delineates the edge or outline of one of the main shapes or forms in the image. A contour line is usually drawn with a pencil or pen rather than a brush. More »

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Hachured contour lines are circular lines on a topographic map that have little teeth, or hash marks, that point into a depression that is below a higher elevation. Also known as depression contours, common geologic feat... More »

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To sketch a drawing of an angel, draw a circle in the middle of a piece of paper, draw a triangle below the circle with arms and feet, draw the wings above the head, and finish by adding details such as stars and trumpet... More »

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