Introduction: How to Draw an Impossible Triangle

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Hey there! I'm making another drawing tutorial. This one is on the impossible triangle. Hope you enjoy!

Step 1: Supplies

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All you need is:

Step 2: Draw an Inverse Triangle

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Start by sketching an inverse, equilateral triangle (upside down with all sides equal lengths).

Step 3: Draw a Triangle Around It

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Draw a second triangle surrounding the 1st one.

Step 4: Draw Another Triangle

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Draw a third triangle around the second one.

Step 5: Extend a Couple of Lines

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Extend 2 of the lines as shown in the pictures.

Step 6: Extend More Lines

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See pictures.

Step 7: Erase Some Lines

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I'm going to circle the lines you need to erase in the pictures.

Step 8: Cut Off the Corners

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Making the corners flat rather than sharp helps the triangle to be more pleasing to the eye.

Step 9: You're Done!

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Color, ink, and shade your drawing as you wish! If you have any questions please ask in the comments and I'll answer as soon as I can!

•Remember to sketch lightly so that you can erase easily
•a ruler helps to make the traingle lines straight and equal in length.


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