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Drawing Skills: Are They Necessary in Architecture?

There is a misconception that you have to be good in drawing to become an architect. You do not have to be an artist to be an architect. However, drawing skills are an added advantage but not the necessity. Furthermore, three-dimensional computer-generated drawings (CAD) aid in architectural design. However, if you are poor in the drawing, you can improve with training and practice. Mike Naylor, a seasoned architect, provides an answer to this controversy: “There are...