Give yourself the gift of creativity—take the first steps toward learning to draw. In Drawing for Joy, author and illustrator Stephanie Peterson Jones offers beginning artists a relaxing, rewarding way to build a successful daily drawing practice in just 15 minutes a day. You’ll go on an enlightening and enriching drawing adventure by following the seven fun, engaging prompts in each of the 52 weekly exercises.
With Drawing with Joy, you’ll learn to draw with confidence, embrace your inner artist with self-acceptance and delight, and make the experience of claiming your creativity deeper and richer. The hardest part will be limiting your artmaking to just 15 minutes a day—all that joy can be addicting!
Stephanie Peterson Jones is a certified K-12 art teacher who loves teaching art to children and adults. She loves to work on community art projects that encourage kindness and compassion, and started Art & Kindness, LLC, with her husband following Hurricane Sandy. For Stephanie, making art is a meditation and an expression of joy. She's inspired by beauty in nature, kind people, and the little visual surprises she encounters every day. When Stephanie isn't making art, she's taking a hike, knitting, making pottery, and teaching (or doing) Pilates. She lives in Asheville, North Carolina.