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The easy way to get more confident in drawing!

Get the Draw in 4! ebook by Ben Crothers, and enjoy over 100 4-step sketches to boost your drawing confidence.

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, this is a fun way to amp up your visual vocabulary.


Massive thank you to everyone who donated to Plan International Australia

If you bought Draw in 4! from March 2019 to May 2019, give yourself a pat on the back - you helped raise much-needed funds for Plan International Australia!

Plan International Australia works alongside children, young people, supporters and partners to tackle root causes of the injustices facing girls and the most marginalised children. And thanks to your purchase, you’ve raised a bit more funds to go towards programs that are delivering long-term and sustainable change by working with children and communities to prepare for and respond to crises, overcome adversity, and gain access to education, food, clean water, health, and other basic rights.

Payments are still being released from the various online booksellers, so stay tuned for the final figure that we raised!

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In the meantime, you can find out more about these amazing projects that Plan International Australia runs.

More about the ebook

Do you want to get better at drawing, but don’t know what to draw? Draw in 4! contains over 100 fun things to draw, using a 4-step technique that will help you draw just about anything more confidently, and give you a whole lot more satisfaction.

How to draw a cactus using the foundation lines technique, from the Draw in 4~! ebook

Who is this book for?

  • Sketchnoters and visual notetakers - Add a host of cool and fun objects to your sketchnoting repertoire
  • Graphic recorders and illustrators - Amp up your skills with drawing objects for specific topics before your next gig
  • Teachers - Pick a new object every week for the class to draw, that matches your lesson plan
  • Students - Watch your drawing confidence levels grow

How to draw a couple taking a selfie using the foundation lines technique, from the Draw in 4~! ebook

Over 100 4-step sketches are conveniently grouped into topics: House and home, Out and about, Animals and nature, Food and drink, Figures and poses, Hands and handling, and Pop culture and symbols.

Grab something to draw on and something to draw with, and sketch along to any of over 100 4-step sketches included

This is an ebook , and it’s not (yet!) available in print. Also, all of the 4-step sketches contained in Draw in 4! are a collection of the most favourite drawings shared so far on the Presto Sketching Instagram account. This ebook packages them all up nicely for easier reference.

About the author

Ben Crothers is on a mission to help as many people as possible think better and solve problems better by drawing better. We’re inundated with so much information every day, and visual thinking is becoming more and more crucial to making sense of it all. Simple drawing is a fantastic shortcut to thinking better, and expressing ourselves better.

Ben has been a designer and facilitator for over 20 years, and a teacher of visual communication and facilitation for a good chunk of that time, too. His first book, Presto Sketching: The Magic of Simple Drawing for Brilliant Product Thinking and Design (O’Reilly) has helped loads of people all over the world to increase their visual thinking and sketching confidence.

Get your copy now!

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