draftsmanship

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n draftsmanship the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams "he learned drawing from his father"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n draftsmanship The skill or work of a draftsman.
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Usage

In literature:

Keith had neither aptitude nor interest for draftsmanship, being curiously set toward the written word.
"The Soul of a Child" by Edwin Bjorkman
Years ago a student, William Sidney Pittman, showed a particular aptitude for carpentry and draftsmanship.
"Booker T. Washington" by Emmett J. Scott and Lyman Beecher Stowe
In draftsmanship and refinement of design these problems are of superior quality.
"Wood and Forest" by William Noyes
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In news:

Artists of the last half-century or so owe much to the wizardly draftsmanship of Henri Matisse .
Draftsmanship from different angles in 'Drawing on the Edge.
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