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Today we’ll discuss the importance of colouring mediums in NIFT CAT for both B.Design and M.Design Exams. From the examination point of view it is strictly recommended that only dry mediums are used.

Dry Mediums are those colours in which water is not used eg. Pencil colours, crayons, dry pastels etc. Water colours and Poster Colours are not included in the list.

Dry Mediums have the following benefits:

  1. Saves Time in the exam – Dry Mediums ensure faster work as time is not wasted in activities like procuring water, mixing colours, choosing brushes, drying of colours etc.
  2. Less Clutter – Water or poster colours require a set of other things to be carried along like brushes, colour mixing pallete, tumbler for water, cloth etc. thus adding to extra clutter around the examination desk.
  3. No Chances of Spillage – Water colours/poster colours require use of water which at times in a hurry to finish work can be spilled accidently thus spoiling the complete answer sheets of candidates. Dry mediums are a safe bet.
  4. Works fine even if the paper quality is not good – The answer sheet can become soggy if too much water is applied or if the quality of sheet provided is not good.

So, our vote is for dry mediums in all design and architecture entrance exams. Sharing a video on the same topic.

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very helpfull post

By - Nilesh