drawing- natural talent or practiced talent

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drawing- natural talent or practiced talent

Postby zetreque on January 22nd, 2017, 2:00 pm 

This might sound like a silly question but I'm curious about different possible responses.

Is being able to draw well a natural talent that one is born with, acquires early in life, something that is gained from practice, or all of the above?

It seems to me that most skills and talents come from practice, and sometimes many years of dedicated practice but I wonder about drawing. I remember children I went to school with at a very young age being amazing at drawing.

Is there a natural talent some people are born with and then with some practice they can become very good?
If so, what is some speculation about what causes that talent?
Does anyone know of people who are famous for their talent of drawing and the history of if they were good at it from the beginning?
neuro would probably have an interesting answer to this question.
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