In this lesson I want to show you how to draw a fish with scales. This guide will be very simple and exciting.
I suggest you complete an interesting lesson on the topic of underwater inhabitants, and now you will learn how to draw a fish with scales. I am sure that you will easily cope with this creative task, since simple lines and a minimum of elements are used here.
Freehand lines are allowed in this tutorial, so the shape of the fish’s body, as well as the shape of the fins and tail, may differ slightly from my example. The main thing is to remember the sequence of steps so that in the future you can easily draw such a fish if necessary.
So, check if you have all the art supplies at hand and start the lesson.
- Coloring supplies
Time needed: 30 minutes
How to Draw a Fish with Scales
- Draw the outline of the body.
Determine the size and location of the drawing and draw the body of the fish.
- Depict the eye.
In the upper part of the body of the fish, draw the eye in the shape of an oval.
- Sketch out the mouth.
Depict the upper and lower lip using smooth curved lines.
- Add the top fin.
Draw a large semicircular fin on the back of the fish using a curved line.
- Draw the bottom fin.
Add another fin at the bottom of the body using a curved line.
- Draw the tail.
Depict the tail on the side of the body, which consists of two parts of a rounded shape.
- Detail the fins.
On each fin, successively draw several thin longitudinal lines.
- Depict the scales.
Add the scales on the body of the fish using short semicircular lines.
- Color the drawing.
Color the body of the fish orange, color the eyes black, color the mouth pink.
Great! Now you know how to draw a fish with scales in the easiest way. If you wish, you can create an environment for the fish. If you liked this step-by-step guide, then leave a little feedback in the comments. This motivates me to create new exciting lessons. For your convenience, I have prepared a PDF file in advance, which contains a brief instruction and additional training materials.