Warming Up with Fingerpicking - dummies

By Desi Serna

Part of Guitar Rhythm & Technique For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The following figure gets the blood flowing in your fretting-hand fingers. You can practice the fingerpicking pattern by playing at various tempos and over different types of chord progressions.

Try changing the pattern by reversing the order of your fingers. Reversing your fingers, but still starting with the thumb is another option.