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How to Draw a Birthday Cake

Savoring the birthday cake is the highest point for kids at any birthday party. The more the tiers of the cake, the higher the excitement. Well, did you know that the delicious cream coated cake, could be instrumental in teaching the young ones to draw through the use of some basic shapes? Add to that, the thought of the yummy icing that is going to keep them hooked throughout the activity.

Step 1: Draw a big tub-like structure with an oval on top. Vertical and horizontal guides may help in drawing the oval. They should be erased later.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 1

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 1

Step 2: A similar but smaller shape is drawn above the first one. Erase the part of the bigger oval that is blocked from view by this new structure.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 2

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 2

Step 3: Serrated lines signify the icings on both the tiers.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 3

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 3

Step 4: A series of circles drawn above the bigger oval depict cherries.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 4

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 4

Step 5: A couple of double serrated lines add to the adornments. Erase the outline of the cake overlapped by the cherries.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 5

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 5

Step 6: Dot a couple of sections with tiny oblong shapes as shown below.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 6

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 6

Step 7: Now comes the time to draw the candles on the top. Each has a holder, wick and a flame and a serrated line to depict melted wax.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 7

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 7

Step 8: Draw the oval base and get rid of the outline of the cake that is guarded by the candles.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 8

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 8

Step 9: Paint it in your choice of colors.

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 9

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step 9

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step by Step

How to Draw a Birthday Cake Step by Step

Kids are going to have a gala time sketching while reminiscing the delightful moments of their last birthday. If their birthday is not far off, you might find them bubbling with plans for the coveted cake.


Published by on July 30th 2016. Filed under Drawing

 

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