Draw two slightly curved lines intersecting near the end, as you see on the picture. Follow the arrows and the drawing will be easier. Now, body of the fish is almost ready.
Connect the first two lines on the tail and draw a half circle, which will be the gill opening.
Add the fins as you see on the picture. You can play with the shape and size as you wish. Make some on a separate paper also, because such exercise will greatly contribute to your fish drawings. Do not forget to draw the mouth and the eye!
Hold your pencil tilted and shade the body gently and gradually. Notice that the fish is always darker on the top and the belly is of very light color. Make some pencil strokes on every fin so that the fins will look more like fins. Please keep the direction of the strokes as seen on the picture.
You can slightly mark the scales on the body of the fish by gentle crossing pencil strokes.
click the image to enlarge
click the image to enlargeThis initial sketch resembles to a kind of deformed banana. If you observed well enough the previous drawing, you’ll notice that it is the outline of the fish, the contours of the fish.
click the image to enlargeDraw the fins, the mouth and the gill opening. Do it still with tilted pencil if possible.
click the image to enlargeNow, you can gradually start erasing the excess pencil lines. Since the initial lines were drawn wider it is easier and less painful to match the real shape and body proportion of the fish.
click the image to enlargeYou can now complete the eye. Mark out the slits in lower part of the gills and specify shape of the mouth with short teeth.
click the image to enlargeIt is time to shade the body. Use tilted hold of the pencil so that the shading lines will be wider and seamless, at least in the beginning. You can make additional pencil strokes later.
click the image to enlargeBlackish dots in upper part are the most important in the pattern on fish’s back. Notice that these dots literally determine the outlook of the fish. Line up the dots in about 3 rows.
click the image to enlargePut some final touch on the fins and erase excess lines. Finish the shading, add more where you feel necessary and your fish drawing is ready.
Nov 06, 18 02:20 AM
Easy pencil sketch of Bollywood actress By champaneri Shivani
Nov 05, 18 03:20 AM
So only the blue sky was made with a light blue ballpoint pen Nataraj. While the other things were done with colored gel ink pens Tuzoo. As said earlier,
Nov 05, 18 03:16 AM
Colored gel ink pens and ballpens were used. Due to limited time, I decided to make it a quite simple art work.
Oct 30, 18 04:29 AM
Its not yet completed but I decided to share it here. Its with ballpoint pen 0.7 mm. On the left is the Mahebourg museum in Mauritius and on the right
Oct 26, 18 04:48 AM
The black part is with ballpen and the colors with gel ink pens. This one is simple. Its very fun to make such type of art. Those who dont like watercolor,
Oct 26, 18 04:40 AM
Not yet completed. But I think its good to share the uncompleted work first so that people can have an idea. We can make interesting artwork with gel
Oct 26, 18 04:34 AM
Done with the black ballpoint pen which is on the right. I have gone directly with the drawing with that pen without any plan with a pencil. Its not
Oct 24, 18 09:00 PM
My evil art...
Oct 24, 18 08:56 PM
Done with the ballpoint pen below it. Nothing serious. Its just a practice.
Oct 24, 18 08:51 PM
How much i love my mom for all so do and done