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"Clip Art" along with "copying" and "tracing," does little to advance a =
to become - visually - self-sufficient. When a student says: "How do you =
draw this," one response may be, "Draw what you see." It is true that =
one cannot travel round the world in order to sit in front of a pyramid, =
and in this instance, copying - not tracing - the shape from a =
photograph is appropriate.
One summer evening, an adult class student brought her 3 year old son to =
drawing class. When the class went outside to draw trees and building, =
the tot was given paper and marker to do the same. He was told: "Draw =
that tree in front of you." And he did - remarkably well - thought his =
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