This is a complete drawing course for the beginner in ten easy-to-follow lessons, conveniently packaged in a lie-flat wiro binding. Drawing is a basic skill which all artists need to master; this book leads beginners through techniques and subjects at a realistic pace. Each lesson features clear instructions, practical examples, step-by-step demonstrations and finished drawings. The progressive course begins by teaching mark making before moving on through observation, accurate representation, tone, composition and perspective. This thorough grounding in essential skills will ensure all readers emerge confident and proficient at drawing any subject they choose.