Drawing

Drawing is a form of visual art that makes use of any number of drawing instruments to mark a two-dimensional medium. Instruments used include graphite pencils, pen and ink, inked brushes, wax color pencils, crayons, charcoal, chalk, pastels, various kinds of erasers, markers, styluses, and various metals (such as silverpoint). An artist who practices or works in drawing may be called a draftsman or draughtsman.

Milo Imagines the World
Draw Your Day: An Inspiring Guide to Keeping a Sketch Journal
Little Big Nate Draws A Blank
Rock What Ya Got
The Book of Mistakes
When I Draw a Panda
Making Comics
Morpho: Simplified Forms: Anatomy for Artists
Niko Draws a Feeling
Linus the Little Yellow Pencil
Dare to Sketch: A Guide to Drawing on the Go
Look Closer, Draw Better:Expert Techniques for Realistic Drawing
Lines
Puddle
Draw Every Little Thing: Learn to draw more than 100 everyday items, from food to fashion
The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
Keys to Drawing
Figure Drawing for All It's Worth (How to draw and paint)
Drawing the Head and Hands
The Natural Way to Draw
How to Draw What You See
Fun with a Pencil
You Can Draw in 30 Days: The Fun, Easy Way to Learn to Draw in One Month or Less
Drawing the Head and Figure
Figure Drawing: Design and Invention
How to Draw: Drawing and Sketching Objects and Environments from Your Imagination
Perspective Made Easy
Color and Light: A Guide for the Realist Painter
Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters: 100 Great Drawings Analyzed, Figure Drawing Fundamentals Defined
Successful Drawing
Now You See Her by Linda HowardCaptives of the Night by Loretta ChaseThe Truth About Love by Stephanie LaurensPrelude to Heaven by Laura Lee GuhrkeLady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage by Jennifer Ashley
Painters in Romance Novels!
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The Complete Far Side, 1980–1994 by Gary LarsonThe Far Side by Gary LarsonHumours of History by Arthur MorelandSmokey Stover by Bill HolmanFosdyke Saga Twelve by Bill Tidy
Cartoon Strips
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RANCID by Grant JollySeraphina by Rachel HartmanBehind the Lens by Marita A. HansenGraffiti Heaven by Marita A. HansenBehind the Hood by Marita A. Hansen
Pencil and Charcoal Drawn Covers
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Conceptual Art by Alexander AlberroPre-Raphaelites by Heather BirchallThe Irish Game by Matthew  HartAutobiography by Andrew WyethLessons in Classical Drawing by Juliette Aristides
Essential reads on literature & art
18 books — 3 voters
Everyday Watercolor by Jenna RaineyWatercolor With Me in the Forest by Dana FoxArt Starts with a Line by Erin McMannessModern Watercolor Botanicals by Sarah SimonMerklapmotieven en hun symboliek by Albarta Meulenbelt-Nieuwburg
Favorite Art Books
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I keep drawing the trees, the rocks, the river, I'm still learning how to see them; I'm still discovering how to render their forms. I will spend a lifetime doing that. Maybe someday I'll get it right. ...more
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