Are you a beginner and want to learn how to draw or paint? On this page you will find useful articles that deal with the basics of painting and drawing, as well as simple exercises to help you take the first steps into your new hobby. All tutorials and articles are completely free.

Drawing basics

How to Sketch

Hatching Techniques for Drawing

How to Draw Bubbles

Drawing for Beginners

How to (not) Run a Sketchbook

What is the Purpose of Sketching?

Different Pencils for Drawing

Painting basics

Watercolor: Supplies and Techniques

How to Clean Paint Brushes Properly