The Basics of Drawing: A Course for Beginners
Drawing is a highly desirable skill with many creative and practical applications. The Basics of Drawing: A Course for Beginners provides the beginner with explanation and exercises for learning line drawing, measuring and use of space, perspective, creating depth, shading, composition, and creating feeling in a finished drawing.
The course was designed and has been classroom tested by the author with high student success and satisfaction. Preview the table of contents and first chapter (see the link above) with suggested art supplies to confirm you want to do this course before purchasing it.
This book contains 92 illustrations and photos.
It's about a 1-hour read to just read straight through it, based on average adult rate. However, real total reading time depends on how long the student spends on doing the exercises and practicing techniques.
Price is USD. This book is in PDF format only, to preserve the intricate layout of many illustrations.