Introduction: How to Draw Curly Hair in 13 Easy Steps!

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This will teach you how to draw curly hair to add to your drawing (girl)
What you will need.

- a pencil ( HB prefered)
- a piece of paper
- a rubber (elastic preferred)

Step 1: The Base (1)

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To draw the base, draw two ovals, like in the picture.
Sorry the picture is really dark.

Step 2: The Base (2)

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Connect so it makes a 'cup'

Step 3: Stripy Cup.

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Draw stripes on the cup.Like above⤴

Step 4: Add More

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Add more stripes going in a different direction (the sides are connected.)

Step 5: Curve

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Curve the sides

Step 6: Tail

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Add a "tail"

Step 7: Rub It Out!

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Rub out the base.

Step 8: Rub It Out!

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Rub out the uneeded parts as above.

Step 9: Strokes and Shading

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To make the hair look realistic, use stokes in the direction of the hair. Take your time! This may take some practice!

Step 10: Strokes and Shading

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Find out where the light source is.
Mine is directly in front of the hair.(As if I am the light source.

If you are doing the same as me, rub out the middle of it, as shown above ⤴

Step 11: Strokes and Shading

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Now, as the last one looks slightly ugly, we are going to stoke gently above it as above ⤴

Step 12: Strokes and Shading

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Now, shade the hair so that the Sides are darker than the middle.

Step 13: Finished!

Comments

Swansong (author)2017-01-02

Looks good :)

Dray Co (author)Swansong2017-01-02

Thanks!

Dray Co made it! (author)2017-01-01

BTW the hair in the turterial looks much better because of my camera.

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