figures with exaggerated male characteristics. Details are
kept to a minimum. Between the ages of nine-twelve, boys
like to draw vehicles, especially cars, trucks, ships,
rockets etc. However, teachers and parents start to
recognise this as early as four years of age.
difficulties drawing males and often complain that the males
in their pictures look like girls. Females drawn by girls
glamorize feminine aspects. Girls seem to be superior to
boys in the use of the mediun and technique and more likely
to show details. They draw what is pretty and comment
poetically on their pictures.