Talent: what is it?
Perhaps, some of you will disagree with me on the phrase "drawing is a skill", but I will give you one example. At the age of about three years, one cultivated love of art in me. My mother was my first teacher, who helped me to master most basic skills of drawing. She was a professional artist, but her contribution was the starting point in my future career. Subsequently, I practised a lot, since I liked drawing itself. The key word here is "practice". So, in my case, it was not about the talent but in the work on myself and my drawing skills. Actually, I tend to believe that talent is a myth.
* - Here I want to make a note that from scientific side we are ALL talented because each of us have a unique traits which helps in our life. But we can achieve good skills only through hard work. Nothing happens by the wave of a magic wand. This is what I meant.
You know, some artists spend years are