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How to Draw a Boat

Drawing a boat comprises one of the foundation lessons of teaching children how to draw. Once they are acquainted with the way of sketching the spindle shape of the hull (step 1 below), they can utilize the knowledge to draw a fish, bird, etc. which have the same basic shape.

Step 1: Make a streamline shape like that of a fish.

How to Draw a Boat Step 1

Step 2: Create a slanting closure to the shape.

How to Draw a Boat Step 2

Step 3: Draw angular guides for the hull.

How to Draw a Boat Step 3

Step 4: Sketch curves at the sides.

How to Draw a Boat Step 4

Step 5: Make the rounded bottom.

How to Draw a Boat Step 5

Step 6: Erase the guides and give a border to the upper part of the structure.

How to Draw a Boat Step 6

Step 7: Draw a plank-like structure.

How to Draw a Boat Step 7

Step 8: Shape a pole-like form.

How to Draw a Boat Step 8

Step 9: Draw the sail that resembles a triangle with curved edges.

How to Draw a Boat Step 9

Step 10: Detail the inner parts with curves and straight lines.

How to Draw a Boat Step 10

Step 11: Make arches traversing the sail.

How to Draw a Boat Step 11

Step 12: Do the same with the hull.

How to Draw a Boat Step 12

Step 13: Complete by sketching the water on which the vessel is afloat.

How to Draw a Boat Step 13

How to Draw a Boat Step by Step

The boat can be colored now with shades of choice. It would give you immense pleasure when the kiddos can make the drawing to your satisfaction. A little practice and they would jump with joy at the magic their tiny hands rustled up.


Published by on September 4th 2018. Filed under Drawing

 

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