Home >Drawing > How to Draw a Basketball

How to Draw a Basketball

Basketball is one of the most loved and popular sports among children. Apart from the proper reflexes, the bouncy ball with its decorative lines can teach a lesson or two to the youngsters in drawing too. Getting the circle right is instrumental in the success of this art activity. Intersecting guidelines help in sketching the curves that line the body of a typical basketball.

Step 1: Draw a circle with the horizontal and vertical guides.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 1

How to Draw a Basketball Step 1

Step 2: A curved line crosses the circle a little above the center.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 2

How to Draw a Basketball Step 2

Step 3: Another curve is drawn in the right half.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 3

How to Draw a Basketball Step 3

Step 4: Now it is the turn of the lower half to showcase a wave-like curve.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 4

How to Draw a Basketball Step 4

Step 5: Erase the guides.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 5

How to Draw a Basketball Step 5

Step 6: Color the basketball in a shade of your choice.

How to Draw a Basketball Step 6

How to Draw a Basketball Step 6

How to Draw a Basketball Step by Step

How to Draw a Basketball Step by Step

Kids should find it easy to draw as it involves a few steps and focuses on simple curves. Next time they are at the game, expect them to watch the ball closely to get the sketch perfect the next time around, that is, in case they found it hard the first time.


Published by on November 8th 2016. Filed under Drawing

 

One Response to How to Draw a Basketball

  1. Sandra says:

    This turned out to not be a basketball.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recent

How to Draw the Liberty Bell

The Liberty Bell stands in the Independence Hall of Pennsylvania in proud testimony to the ...

How to Draw a Goat

The domestic goat is our subject of drawing in this activity. It doesn’t have a ...

Candy Cane Coloring Pages

Bring on some Christmas fun by putting color on this free and unique set of ...

Fish Coloring Pages

This free and unique collection could be what kids are waiting for to color, for ...