Learn how to draw a samurai step by step with this tutorial. This guide contains nine very simple steps and will be useful to you.
For a long time, the attitude towards the samurai has changed, and their role in the life of the state has changed. The whole world knows about the valor and courage of the samurai. It is now part of Japanese culture.
In this tutorial, the samurai is presented in a cartoon style. The head is larger than the body, arms and legs are small. As you can see, the samurai has a specially shaped helmet and special clothes worn only by warriors. You can easily complete this lesson if you consistently and patiently follow all the steps of drawing.
- Coloring supplies
Time needed: 30 minutes.
How to Draw a Samurai Step by Step
- Draw the head and torso.
Depict an oval and draw a torso at the bottom with a smooth line, which is much smaller in size.
- Depict the helmet.
The helmet has a rounded shape at the top, draw curly elements on the sides.
- Add decorative horns.
Draw a small circle in the center of the helmet and add horns on each side.
- Depict additional elements on the helmet.
Sketch out a small oval at the very top. Add additional elements on the sides.
- Draw the shoulders and bottom of the suit.
Depict rounded shoulders on the sides of the body. Sketch out the skirt.
- Add the hands.
Draw the forearm and hands.
- Sketch out the legs.
The legs are very short. The feet are turned in opposite directions.
- Add details.
Draw the eyes, mouth, and nose. Add cross stripes on clothes.
- Color the drawing.
You will need beige, red, yellow and purple.
I have prepared a PDF file with a simplified version of this guide. Download the file to have access to the lesson at any convenient time.