How to Draw: Easy Techniques and Step-by-Step Drawings for Kids
Paperback – July 9, 2019
How to draw everything―for kids 9-12
Even if your little one has never drawn before, they can create pictures better than they ever imagined. Every artist starts with the basics and here is a step-by-step guide to them all. With this how to draw for kids book, every kid can be creative and capture whatever catches their eye.
In How to Draw, kids ages 9-12 will try their hand at everything from magical creatures and cartoons to realistic landscapes, portraits, and so much more. Covering basic techniques as they go, this book will prepare and inspire young artists to create their very own masterpieces. It’s easier than you think.
How to draw for kids includes:
- Age-appropriate basics―Kids will learn how to shade dark and light, use perspective, create 3D shapes effects, and more.
- Easy-to-follow steps―Get start-to-finish instruction for every exercise.
- Cool pictures―Unicorns, faces of friends and neighbors, buildings, plants and trees―the possibilities are as endless as your child’s creativity.
Every kid has the potential to be creative―this how to draw for kids workbook nurtures their confidence step-by-step.
“Aaria makes me believe I can draw anything! My children and students will really like the chapters on animals. I love how Aaria has included instruction on color at the very end to tie everything together. This book is as informative and encouraging as Aaria herself! This is the best drawing book I've seen.”―Kate Perry of @paintingperrydise, artist
“This book is comprehensive in not only the drawing techniques but also the sheer number of projects and step-by-step drawing instructions provided. It really covers every aspect of drawing in a simple and concise manner, and I would recommend this book to anyone who feels overwhelmed by the thought of drawing! I got so much inspiration from it and I’m confident I’ll be able to improve my skills.”―Karin Newport of @ipadlettering, artist
“This book not only teaches the basics and foundations of drawing but also provides activities that can easily be accomplished from start to finish. I would definitely recommend this to anyone starting out, anyone who would like to get out of their comfort zones and try something new, or even to experienced artists who want a fresh take on different techniques and styles.”―Grace Frösén of @gracecallidesigns, lettering artist
“This book packs a wealth of useful information and techniques for anyone interested in learning how to draw or improve their drawing skills and is beautifully illustrated and very easy to follow along. The variety of themes and projects included will keep you learning for hours and hours all while having fun and getting inspired!”―Jeannie Dickson of @JeannieDicksonDesigns, lettering artist
About the Author
AARIA BAID is an artist, blogger, and writer. She loves art and calligraphy, experimenting with (and collecting) stationery and art supplies, connecting with people, and keeping life surely simple. Follow her latest art adventures on Instagram @surelysimpleblog.