To learn how to pluck the guitar, you first need to place the thumb of your right hand in the sixth string, while the index, middle and ring fingers rest on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd strings respectively. Make sure to keep the wrist of your hand and the fingers relaxed. Get more tips from http://www.ehow.com/how_5763_fingerpick-guitar.html.
hey aqua, you learn to pluck the guitar first you need to choke on the guitar pick so the end sticks out just enough out of your thumb and first finger. then you can glide the pick over the strings. so the effect you pluck with the end of the pick and not the whole or half of the pick.