Learning how to draw a book is a fun and creative activity for those of us who have artsy children – and it’s easier than you’d imagine! So if your little one loves books, stick around for this book drawing tutorial. Our step-by-step book drawing tutorial includes three printable pages with detailed instructions and images on how to draw a book. Are you ready? Grab your pencil and your notebook and let’s get started!

How to draw a book printable tutorial pdf showing easy book drawing on decorative background with colored pencils and paint
Let’s draw a book with these easy book drawing steps!

Make A Book Drawing Easy For Kids

Kids that love reading books – or have books read to them – will love learning how to draw a book. Maybe they will draw their favorite book, or simply create a whole new title. Who knows? It’s time to let their imagination run wild with this visual guide. So click the pink button before getting started:

This how to draw a lesson is simple enough for younger kids or beginners. Once your kids get comfortable with drawing they will start feeling more creative and ready to continue an artistic journey.

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Learning how to draw a book has never been easier!

How To Draw A Book Step By Step – Easy

Follow this easy how-to-draw a book step-by-step tutorial and you will be drawing your own in no time!

Step 1

How To Draw A Book- Step 1- Text: Let's start! First, draw a rectangle.
First, draw a rectangle.

Let’s get started! First, draw a rectangle.

Step 2

How To Draw A Book- Step 2 - Text: Make the top left tip rounded.
Make the top left tip rounded.


Make the top left tip rounded.

Step 3

How To Draw A Book- Step 3- Text: Draw another rectangle and erase extra lines.
Draw another rectangle and erase extra lines.


Draw another rectangle and erase extra lines.

Step 4

How To Draw A Book- Step 4- Text: Make the bottom left tip rounded.
Make the bottom left tip rounded.


Make the bottom left tip rounded.

Step 5

How To Draw A Book- Step 5- Text: Recreate the line of the bottom shape.
Recreate the line of the bottom shape.


Recreate the line of the bottom shape.

Step 6

How To Draw A Book- Step 6- Text: Connect the top and bottom shapes with a curved line.
Connect the top and bottom shapes with a curved line.


Connect the top and bottom shapes with a curved line.

Step 7

How To Draw A Book- Step 7- Text: Add another curved line.
Add another curved line.


Draw another curved line.

Draw 8

How To Draw A Book- Step 8- Text: Let's add details! Add lines and shapes to create the cover, and a little flag.
Let’s add details! Add lines and shapes to create the cover, and a little flag.


Let’s add details! Add lines and shapes to create the cover, and a little flag.

Step 9

How To Draw A Book- Step 9- Text: Amazing job! Get creative and add different details.
Amazing job! Get creative and add different details.


Congratulate yourself for this amazing book drawing you just did! Now color your book, give it a title, and add a little doodle if you feel like it!

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Don’t forget to download the steps to drawing a book!

Download Simple Book Drawing Lesson PDF FIle:

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Great Books For More Drawing Fun

Usborne Big Drawing Book cover art
The Big Drawing Book is great for beginners ages 6 and up.

The Big Drawing Book

By following the very simple step-by-steps in this fun drawing book you can draw dolphins diving in the sea, knights guarding a castle, monster faces, buzzing bees, and lots, lots more.

Usborne Drawing Doodling and Coloring book cover art
Your imagination will help you draw and doodle on every page.

Drawing Doodling and Coloring

An excellent book filled with doodling, drawing and coloring activities. On some of the pages you’ll find ideas for what to do, but you can do whatever you like.

Usborne write and draw yor own comics book cover art
Never left fully alone with a scary blank page!

Write and Draw Your Own Comics

Write and Draw Your Own Comics is full of inspiring ideas for all kinds of different stories, with writing tips to help you on your way. for kids who want to tell stories, but gravitate toward pictures. It has a mix of partially-drawn comics and blank panels with intro comics as instructions – lots of space for kids to draw their own comics!

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How did your book drawing turn out? Did you like our how to draw a book tutorial?



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