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Art School: How to Draw a Box of Chocolates

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When did a box of chocolates become synonymous with Valentine’s Day? Valentine’s Day has a long history, yet it wasn’t until the mid-1800’s when British chocolatier Richard Cadbury was trying to perfect his drinking chocolate when he inadvertently created what he called “eating chocolate.” He cleverly put his new found confection in a decorated box that he himself designed, and seized the holiday with his treats!

Enjoy this “how to draw a box of chocolates” tutorial and Happy Valentine’s Day!

How to Draw a Box of Chocolates by Betsy Beier
How to Draw a Box of Chocolates by Betsy Beier
Time Lapse Video of the Process of Drawing a Chocolate Box by Betsy Beier

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