Simple drawing showing how to hold the pencil in the tripod grip - drawyourworld.com

Hold the Pencil

VIDEO: The way you hold a pencil can be a huge help when drawing or writing. This is a demonstration on how to hold a pencil. Learn the benefits of holding the pencil in the tripod grasp or grip. Become aware that the base of your hand steadies the tripod as you draw or write.

Be aware of these common pencil grasp problems - drawyourworld.com Hold the Pencil

Be aware of these common pencil grasp problems - drawyourworld.com Hold the Pencil


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