HOW TO DRAW

BLACK PEOPLE

Interpreting Black culture into visual narrative

A NEW APPROACH 

Bringing styles and techniques from diverse perspectives, How to Draw Black People is a modern

drawing tutorial book that addresses diversity and representation in a whole new way.

BREAKING DOWN 

STEREOTYPES 

A compilation of tools and resources for artists that are unfamiliar with Black culture and unsure of what is and is not commonly seen as offensive. Learn about the history of racist tropes in popular media and how to avoid them.

ART AS A

LANGUAGE

Develop a cultural character prompt that shapes the identity of a character design and learn to navigate the nuances of Black culture. Go beyond diversity and achieve meaningful representation that will resonate with Black people.

Interactive Learning Experience

Included with every copy of How to Draw Black People is a cache of supplemental files to be used along with the learning material and a brush set* made specifically for type 3 and type 4 hair texture 

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