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Drawing for Beginners

100+ Ideas and Prompts to Release Your Inner Artist

Reduce stress by picking up a pencil and learning how to draw with these fun, relaxing, and creative prompts perfect for beginner artists.

Have you always wanted to draw but never knew how? Well now’s the perfect time to start! You don’t need a fine arts degree—you don’t even need to know where to begin. Drawing for Beginners is here to help.

With helpful prompts and easy-to-follow mini-lessons, you can learn basic drawing techniques that are fun and relaxing. Jump in anywhere and learn new skills that will make a happier, more creative you.

Jamie Markle has edited dozens of books on fine art, including the highly successful AcrylicWorks series. Jamie holds a degree in fine art from Xavier University, where he studied painting and drawing and has worked with a variety of media, including acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor. He was the Vice President and Group Publisher at F+W Media for ten years. He lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.