Drawing Test of NATA is very creative test. Students must show clear aptitude for drawing and creativity. Some of the points which is to be considered important for drawing test of NATA.
Candidate has to attempt two questions within 120 minutes. The drawing aptitude is judged on the following aspects –
Ability to sketch a given object proportionately and rendering the same in visually appealing manner;
Visualising and drawing the effects of light on the object and shadows cast on surroundings;
Sense of perspective drawing;
Combining and composing given three dimensional elements to form a building or structural form;
Creating interesting two dimensional composition using given shapes and forms;
Creating visual harmony using colours in given composition;
Understanding of scale and proportions;
Drawing from memory through pencil sketch on themes from day to day experiences.
The Answer to each question in the ‘drawing’ paper will be examined by more than one examiner independently and the marks will be averaged. The primary emphasis in scoring the drawing section will be on the candidate’s drawing, imagination and observation skills. The candidate’s sense of proportion and perspective will also be evaluated together with sense for colour and composition.
Every year NATA changes its syllabus of drawing and other topics. Students are advised to visit official NATA web site for latest updates.