A selection of books covering the basics of drawing and sketching, to more advance and specialised techniques. The books cover drawing, sketching and pastel techniques.
Portraits of Babies and Children with Giovanni Civardi is the go-to drawing guide for creating quick and easy child portraiture.
A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia to pastels by professional artist Judy Martin.
This gorgeous book is packed full of chalk pastel techniques, five inspiring step-by-step projects and galleries of Jeremy Fords stunning work.
The Artist's Guide to Human Anatomy by best-selling artist and author Giovanni Civardi is a beautifully illustrated introduction to human anatomy.
The Innovative Artist: Drawing Dramatic Landscapes by Robert Dutton introduces new painting ideas and innovative techniques using mixed media.
Pastel Painting Step-by-Step by Margaret Evans, Paul Hardy and Peter Coombs is a practical and comprehensive guide for soft pastel painting enthusiasts.
The Beginner's Guide to Drawing Portraits by Carole Massey removes the mystery from portrait painting and makes the subject accessible to beginners.
Drawing Animals Using Grids by Giovanni Civardi is a highly visual beginners guide to using the traditional grid technique to easily draw cats, dogs and horses.
Drawing People Using Grids by Giovanni Civardi is a highly visual beginners guide to using the traditional grid technique to easily draw people.
Drawing Landscapes by Margaret Eggleton is a detailed and practical guide to drawing landscapes, suitable for artists of all abilities.
10 Step Drawing: People by Justine Lecouffe is a beginner's guide to drawing people. Each project features 10 simple stmps with short explanations.
10 Step Drawing- Nature by Mary Woodin is a beginner's guide to drawing plants and animals in 10 simple steps.
How to Draw Polar Animals by Jonathan Newey teaches you how to bring polar animals to life in 6 easy steps.
How to Draw African Animals by Jonathan Newey teaches you how to capture the splendour of the African savannah in six simple steps.
How to Draw Unicorns by Sharon Hurst teaches you how to draw 26 fantastic Unicorns in just 7 easy stages.
How to Draw Kawaii by Yishan Li teaches you how to draw 28 amazingly cute kawaii-style characters in just 8 easy stages.
Kawaii How to Draw Really Cute Fantasy Creatures by Angela Nguyen guides you through drawing a collection of adorable fantastical creatures.
How to Draw Kawaii Animals by Yishan Li teaches you how to draw 28 amazingly cute kawaii-style animals in just 8 easy stages.
How to Draw Kawaii Girls & Boys by Yishan Li teaches you how to draw 28 amazingly cute kawaii-style characters in just 8 easy stages.
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10 Step Drawing: Everyday Things by Justine Lecouffe teaches you how to draw 60 everyday objects in ten easy steps.
10 Step Drawing: Manga by Chie Kutsuwada will show you how to transform simple shapes into cute manga drawings in just 10 easy steps.
Learn how to draw yourself 'selfie-style' in Sketch Your Best Self by Amy Blackwell. This fun handbook is ideal for any artist looking to create their own quirky illustrations.
5-Minute Sketching - People by Pete Scully takes you through some super-quick drawing and sketching techniques that will help you create amazing drawings.
5-Minute Sketching - Architecture by Liz Steel takes you through some super-quick drawing and sketching techniques that will help you create amazing drawings.
By William McLean Kerr
The book is aimed at those who wish to draw accurately, whether to make realistic finished drawings or to create a solid foundation for painting.
'...if you're interested in anatomy for artistic purposes, I doubt you'll ever find a better, and certainly not a more complete, guide.' Artbookreview.
An essential reference for the practising artist by Marylin Scott
Discover the unique joys of pastel painting with this easy-to-use guide to one of the most versatile and forgiving mediums.
A comprehensive course on the techniques and anatomical understanding involved in drawing hands and feet.
If you have ever wanted a complete course in using pastels but lacked the confidence to start, then Pastels for the Absolute Beginner is the book for you.
Learn how to draw anything and everything people, animals, food and everyday objects in an adorable manner
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Adebanji Alade believes that everything in art begins as a sketch, and his mission is always the same to instil his work wit
The next inspiring instalment by artist and architect Klaus Meir-Pauken, showing you how to sketch our industrial, hustling, urban world.
A new, updated guide to drawing a wide variety of wild and domestic animals by master artist Lucy Swinburne.
Brand-new, updated edition of the bestselling book
A beautiful, practical course to life drawing, using a range of media and techniques.
"Life drawing is not only about learning to draw the body accurately
In Drawing & Painting Wild Animals by Vic Bearcroft, Vic shares his passion for painting and drawing wild animals in a series of step-by-step projects.
Observe, draw, paint, explore and master the art of botanical illustration.
Award-winning botanical artist Isik Guner shares her pas
Everything you need to know about drawing characters with confidence.
Beverly Johnson’s book is packed with scores of fun exercises that will really moti
Drawing Trees & Flowers by Margaret Eggleton & Denis John-Naylor offers a detailed and comprehensive guide to drawng trees and flowers.
Adebanji Alade's sketches of city life by Adebanji Alade
Showcasing one of Adebanji Alade’s inspirational sketchbooks in its entiret
Mega Manga Characters by Sergi Càmara & Vanessa Durán is a fantastic guide that will show you how to create your own manga characters from scratch.
by Dawn MacDonald
Learn to draw 50 inspirational and important figures from Einstein to Beyonce in the wonderfully popular chibi style. Chibis are mini version
Learn how to draw a lion or a tiger. See how easy it is to draw an elephant. There is a great selection of wild animals in this book, including more big cats, zebra. a
An indispensable compendium of technical know-how and troubleshooting tips. Just like having a drawing tutor on call 24 hours a day this book is packed with information.