Start Drawing! shows the importance of drawing in the intellectual and emotional development of young children. It is an introduction to how drawing in the early years with children aged 3-6 can support learning across the curriculum. It identifies ways in which drawing can help develop the young child's ability to respond to and understand the world, to think, to feel, to shape and communicate ideas. It highlights some of the knowledge, skills and attitudes that can be developed.

Start Drawing is also included in the full set of Power Drawing Books.