Intro to Art

Pencil Drawing

Step 1:

Watch this video about famous artists who have painted hands:

Famous artists hands.mp4

Step 2:

Watch this video for instructions about composing your drawing

Hand tool Composition.mp4

Step 3:

Watch this video about how to draw a realistic hand:

How to Draw a Realistic Hand-HD.mp4

Lesson Plan

Hand Drawing


famous artists hands


  • Understanding and practicing art elements of line, texture, value

  • Developing composition

  • Drawing from observation

Actual student examples: