Flower Sketches


Poinsettia Flower Sketch

It is sometimes difficult to distinguish exactly flower sketches from flower drawings.
When you sketch a flower or any other object, you are usually just quickly laying out a basic outline. Good example is Poinsettia Flower Sketch, where you simply outline only the shape of the leaves first.

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You don’t go too much into details, but at least, the sketch should picture and give you or your visitor a clear idea what the object is.

When you sketch, you do not mind making mistakes. You do not mind if the strokes aren't exactly as you wish they supposed to be, because it simply does not matter at all.

That is how I perceive the meaning of sketching.

So, naturally you should first practice sketches of flowers before flower drawings. Sketching is a kind of study.

Every great artist you have heard about did countless sketches and studies before they made the final drawing or painting.

By sketching flowers first, you learn and memorize their shape and contours better. You feel less stressed and less pressure and less expectations of how the final picture might look like. It simply doesn't matter at this stage.

When you sketch often, you will be able to capture the correct proportions of the flower or any other object.

That's how it works.

We humans are very peculiar beings. We often are “absolutely sure” that we are not able to do something...unless...we do it and see that we are able to do it.

And then, watching our own piece of art, we are amazed how did we do it...yet still can’t believe it.

I encourage you to just do it. Grab your pen or whatever writing instrument you have handy and sketch, or draw.

Simple Sketches of Roses

Although I do not recommend starting to learn to sketch flowers from roses…yet, I would like to lure you, to tempt you to try out this rose sketch.

Roses are one of the most beautiful flowers, but they also look quite complex. A simple sketch of a rose can be done in fact very easily, you only need a little practice first.

Some Tips For Beginners

  • chose simple flowers
  • if possible, avoid sketching roses in the very beginning
  • print out any of the sketches or drawings on this website and copy them as you like
  • buy a set of A4-sized tracing papers and copy-trace any flower from books or magazines.
    It is one of the best ways to learn and quickly memorize the shapes and proportions of any kind of object.
  • HB pencil will work well for any kind of sketching
  • be patient




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  1. Girl and her dog

    Mar 21, 19 02:22 AM

    Here I go again branching out to more subjects! A dear friend asked me to draw this from a photo of her granddaughter. Still out of my comfort zone of

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  2. Alita Battle Angel

    Mar 19, 19 04:26 AM

    Love that movie(Alita Battle Angel)..so tried to draw her from the movie...I think it came out quite good..what's your thoughts?:)

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  3. Lego ninjago jay and nya

    Mar 19, 19 03:29 AM

    Well this is the finished project I am going to be doing some editing to it but I am going to be doing some other pictures before I edit this one i m sorry

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  4. Imaginative aerial view with blue ballpen.

    Mar 17, 19 08:23 AM

    This time I decided to make an imaginative work but aerial view. And I think it worked well. This type of hilly area with full of plantations is common

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  5. Meiko-chan crying Digimon Tri

    Mar 17, 19 07:40 AM

    i drew this cause once they made digimon Tri, people have been dissing Meiko for being a bad character and dissing Tri for being a bad sequel to the digimon

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  6. Star vs the forces of evil star butterfly and pony head

    Mar 17, 19 07:28 AM

    Sometimes I question myself why why do I stay up so late the answer is because I love art and I can't fall asleep all the time but I drew this one a few

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  7. Lego ninjago stormbringer stage 1/3

    Mar 17, 19 07:26 AM

    I decided to draw jays dragon the stormbringer from season 9 of Lego ninjago it's not done yet but I'm first going to finish the Jay and nya picture then

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  8. Colton - Poodle

    Mar 17, 19 07:21 AM

    Poodles are cute! Colton is solid black and not the easiest to draw. The photo looked like a furry blob with a shiny nose!

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  9. Luna - Pitbull mix

    Mar 17, 19 07:17 AM

    What a fun drawing! Luna is sweet, fun, adorable plus so many other great adjectives. You can tell she’s a little happy!

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  10. Lego Ninjago Zane ninja of ice

    Mar 16, 19 06:31 PM

    This one I drew a few years ago and just found it today so I decided to post it I hope you all like it! Also don't mind my feet at the bottom of the picture

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