How to Draw a Flower


Flowers are a great subject for beginner artists and experienced artists alike. Their symmetrically placed features make for a fun exercise- whether it be pattern work or an exercise to learn how to juxtapose overlapping shapes.

Part 1
A Sunflower

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Part 2
A Rose with Stem

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Sketch another one(slightly bigger) below the first until you are able to draw three similar shapes.

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Use the "U" >> shape first.

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You can also add more petals if you wish for a more appealing rose drawing.

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This is best drawn using pointed angles. Add details to the rose’s leaf, do not forget that it has a serrated margin.

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Part 3
A Rose without Stem

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Part 4
A Daffodil

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Add two parallel lines and connect the parallel lines at bottom as shown in the picture.

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Part 5
A Cosmos Flower

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They should be almost of the same sizes and shape.

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Then you could add something in the middle.

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The petals at the front should be differentiated from the petals at the back.

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Part 6
A Tulip

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Draw 2 petals in front and a petal at the back of the 2 petals totalling to 3 petals. The leaves of tulip are long and not straight so the guide lines for the leaves should be long curved lines.

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Draw lines in the leaves and in the petals for a better outcome.

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Part 7
A Simple Daisy

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Make it look like a disc so you could remember the basic outline of a daisy flower whenever you draw one.

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Always begin drawing the actual lines with a mirror effect.

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Part 8
A Basic Flower

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Use the circles as guide.

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They don’t all have to be in the same length.

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Part 9
A Cartoon Flower

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Below the oblong, draw a slender rectangle that would serve as the plant’s stem.

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Draw a curved loop also at the bottom of the oblong.

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Erase unnecessary lines.

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