Position Of Hand And Instruments Important

To the student who is just starting out with his drawing work, the position in which he holds his instruments and the free and easy posture of his hands are very important. The following studies should be used in connection with the instructions given in the forepart of this book and wherever references have been given to the appendix it is expected that the student will study these plates so as to receive helpful suggestions in his work. In developing skill in Mechanical Drawing, practice is the only method of achieving results after the fundamental principles have been mastered. A very useful collection of "DONT's" is given herewith and these will bear very close study.

Position of Right Line Pen against T Square or Triangle.

Position of Right Line Pen against T-Square or Triangle.