Introduction: How to Draw Squidward

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This tutorial will teach you step by step to draw everyone's favorite cephalopod, Squidward Tentacles!

Step 1: Draw the Eyes

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draw two ovals side by side, these will eventually be his eyes

Step 2: Draw a Line

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Draw a slightly curved line across both ovals.

Step 3: Pupils!

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Add two rectangles right beneath the line you drew in step 3 and shade them in to make the pupils

Step 4: Add a Nose

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To make Squidward's nose, draw a large tear drop shape starting from between the eyes

Step 5: Define the Eyelids

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after you've added the nose, refine the eyelids like so using the line you drew in step two to make the outside creases.

Step 6: Eyelids Part 2

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shade them in and finish the creases by adding two short lines above the pupils like those in the picture

Step 7: Cranium Time

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to make his bulbous head, draw a large watermelon shape that starts and ends right below the eyelids.

Step 8: Start Drawing the Face

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To make the face draw a vertical line on either side of the head, overlapping it slightly with the outline of the eyes. Try to make these lines curve just a little bit towards the inside of the face.

Step 9: Begin the Mouth

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to make Squidward's mouth, draw a horizontal oblong/ banana shape on each side of the face. Begin each shape from the bottom of the vertical lines you drew in step 8, and end it at the nose.

Step 10: Add the Mouth

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to make Squidward's mouth, draw a horizontal, slightly down-turned line like so

Step 11: Add Dimples

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Step 12: WRINKLES!!!!

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draw three curved lines on top of his head to make poor Squiddy's frown lines

Step 13: Head Spots

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Lastly, add the spots to the top of his head

Step 14: Put It on the Fridge and Display Your Fabulous Squidward Skills.

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Now you know how to draw Squidward! Congratulations.


tomatoskins (author)2015-03-24

Ha! I love Squidward! Thanks for sharing how you drew him and welcome to the comunity!

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