3 Books That Will Bring Out Your Inner Artist

Even if you can't tell a pencil from a pastel, these books will coax your artwork onto the page.

The Exquisite Book

144 pages; Chronicle Books
In the 1920s, surrealists played a collaborative game in which each person took a turn illustrating a small fragment while looking only at the bit directly before their own. Eventually, a fantastical group drawing would be revealed. This modern take features the work of 100 artists, whose images may inspire your own game.