This book is a good one to start with. It contains all my basic painting techniques and subjects. It has lots of my drawings to trace, copy or draw and step by step directions. 25 pages, some color and some black and white $15.00 plus shipping costs to your home.
I think drawing can be taught and I believe that anyone can learn to draw if they will practice. This book contains all the skills I think you need to learn and then practice to feel good about your drawing skills. Black and white, $10 plus shipping to your home.