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How to Draw Jack Skellington

Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, is the central character of any Halloween celebration. Unknown to many, the fictional figure can be instrumental in teaching children a lesson or two in drawing, as depicted in the following steps.

Step 1

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 1

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 1

  • Draw a roundish petal-shaped and flat-based structure with a small circle above it. They signify the body and the head respectively.

Step 2

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 2

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 2

  • Draw the guidelines for the slender pair of legs that resemble baseless triangles. Small ovals at their ends signify the feet.

Step 3

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 3

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 3

  • Split the face into vertical and horizontal halves with the help of curved guidelines. Make the round center and the arched guides of the bat bowtie.

Step 4

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 4

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 4

  • Create guidelines for the pair of arms. The right arm rests on the right knee while the left one is parallel to the axis of the body.

Step 5

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 5

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 5

  • Sketch the crescent mouth and large dark holes for the eye sockets.

Step 6

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 6

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 6

  • Give shape to the crooked neck and the serrated bowtie covering the shoulders.

Step 7

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 7

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 7

  • Draw the lapels, button and the triangular bottom edge of the tailcoat at the front.

Step 8

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 8

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 8

  • Give the torso a shapely definition. Structure the long serrated tails of the suit.

Step 9

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 9

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 9

  • Detail the bent right arm.

Step 10

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 10

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 10

  • The right hand is represented by a set of four jointed bones that act like

Step 11

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 11

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 11

  • The thin left arm comes down in a slanting manner before ending in a quadruple of jointed fingers.

Step 12

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 12

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 12

  • Draw the right leg with the shoe in accordance with the guidelines. Make the bat center of the bowtie.

Step 13

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 13

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 13

  • Complete the left leg and the cuboid box that rests the right leg.

Step 14

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 14

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step 14

  • Finish off by coloring the suit in black leaving white lines for the pinstripes. You can sketch a Halloween face before painting the rest of the box black.
How to Draw Jack Skellington Step by Step

How to Draw Jack Skellington Step by Step

Kids will be delighted to bring this thrilling character of fantasy to life albeit on canvas. Up the spook quotient this Halloween with this easy lesson in drawing.


Published by on February 1st 2016. Filed under Drawing

 

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