Painting kn0wn as the practice 0f applying paint, pigment, c0l0r 0r 0ther medium t0 a surface. the medium is c0mm0nly applied t0 the base wif a brush but 0ther implements such as knives, sp0nges n airbrushes als0 can be used. In art, the term painting describes b0th the act n the result 0f the acti0n. h0wever, painting is als0 used 0utside 0f art as a c0mm0n trade am0ng craftsmen n builders. Painting may have their supp0rt such surfaces as walls, paper, canvas, wood, glass, lacquer, clay, leaf, c0pper 0r c0ncree n may inc0rporate multiple 0ther materials including sand, clay, paper, g0ld leaf as well as 0bjects. Painting is als0 a m0de 0f creative expressi0n n the f0rms are numer0us. Drawing, c0mp0sii0n 0r abstracti0n n 0ther aesthetics may serve t0 manifest the expressive n c0nceptual intenti0n 0f the practiti0ner. Paintings can be naturalistic n representati0nal, ph0t0graphic, abstract, be l0aded wif narrative c0ntent, symb0lism, em0ti0n 0r be p0litical in nature..