These books offer fundamental information for beginners to kick off their creative pursuits in drawing with pencil. Accomplished artists offer their insights, tips and helpful demonstrations that illustrate important art concepts and techniques. This series offers in-depth instruction on composition, value, creating textures, using and manipulating photo references and more. Artists will also find a varied selection of step-by-step projects to re-create, from animal portraits and traditional still-lifes, to charming landscapes. Learn how to draw with graphite and pencil by following the step-by-step instructions in these books.