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click the image to enlargeThe easiest way to draw Scarlet Pimpernel is to sketch first a circle or circles if you draw more of them. Decide the size and the layout.
click the image to enlargeUse as many pencil sketch lines as you need. You may not get the right shape on the first try but that is perfectly OK.
click the image to enlargeHere you decide the final shape of the petals. Do it in one single line and push the pencil very gently.
click the image to enlargeBegin to sketch the leaves.
click the image to enlargeThis is a “bird’s view” perspective so it may be a bit difficult to figure out how the leaves really look like.
click the image to enlargeWhen you captured all necessary contours, take the eraser and very gently soften / weaken the pencil lines until they are just visible on the paper.
click the image to enlargeDo the same with the leaves.
click the image to enlargeWhen you’re ready with the petals, continue on to work on the leaves. Color the leaves first by brighter green first. No shading yet, just flat coloring.
click the image to enlargeWork out the center of each flower by color pencils. Don’t use graphite pencils.
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click the image to enlargeSo, your Scarlet Pimpernel Flower is gradually emerging!
click the image to enlargeIt is good to complete the flowers (petals) first before you proceed on to coloring the leaves.
click the image to enlargeTake darker green color pencil and begin to fill up the leaves in similar fashion as you did on the petals, make the pencil strokes along the leaves.
click the image to enlargeIt’s time for final touch. Gently color the outer edges on the leaves by carmine red. That will give your Scarlet Pimpernel a natural good look.
Aug 23, 17 12:39 AM
There's no story. It was just for fun:)
Aug 20, 17 04:33 AM
I like drawing every now then and I just want a place to upload my cartoon sketches for fun so my first one is Mickey mouse😌sorry if he's not the best
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I want to paint a drawing that will be hung in a bathroom, so i used lots of white and blue color in painting and I will frame it in a white frame, it
Aug 20, 17 04:17 AM
Would look good as a Medallion or a Pendant
Aug 20, 17 04:14 AM
No Story, Just felt like drawing this.
Aug 20, 17 04:13 AM
First time using color on a drawing like this
Aug 20, 17 04:09 AM
This whole drawing is depend on the one reference point. which is located in the centre of the central building. This drawing is fully imagination of my
Aug 20, 17 04:07 AM
I did this pencil drawing of a dog a while back. I decided to give it some color but I used the computer for the color. Is that cheating? I do like the