Varied and interesting projects with wide appeal are included in this larger format book. To begin, there are exercises for pencil control and a guide to perspective and to human proportions. Each of the 50 projects is broken down into five steps and there is also a blank page for you to draw on. There are brief but clear instructions with each step. This is a beginners’ workbook that will adequately show you a number of techniques to perfect your drawing skills. The techniques include defining shape and shading using tone. The subjects include animals, people, buildings, flowers and trees as well as household objects.