Today I will show you how to draw a statue. In this lesson, you will acquire useful skills that will definitely come in handy in the future.
So, before you is a clear and accessible instruction on how to draw a statue step by step. If you master this lesson, you can easily draw a person’s head in profile.
The figure shows a beautiful statue on a stand. It is difficult to say who exactly the sculptor wanted to depict, but it can be assumed that this is a sculpture of the ancient Greek God. Some of these sculptures have survived to this day.
Such a statue can be made of plaster, marble, stone or other material. Here you see a sculptural image of the head and upper body of a man. This is the head of a man, which is turned in profile. The man’s body is covered by a cape worn over his shoulder. On the head there is a branch of laurel, which means triumph and victory.
- Coloring supplies
Time needed: 30 minutes
How to Draw a Statue
- Draw the outline of the head.
Add the head, select the pointed chin at the bottom and add the neck using two short lines.
- Add the rest of the bust.
At this stage, you need to add the upper body and stand.
- Depict the hair and ear.
With the help of an uneven line, draw the outline of the hair. Draw the ear on the side.
- Start drawing the elements of the face.
Carefully draw the eye and draw the eyebrow a little higher.
- Draw the rest of the outline of the face.
Sketch out the nose, mouth, chin and lower jaw.
- Draw the clothes.
With the help of several lines, draw the cape on one shoulder.
- Depict the laurel branch.
Draw several laurel leaves in succession on the head and add the inner part of the ear.
- Correct inaccuracies.
With the eraser, carefully remove all extra lines in the drawing.
- Color the drawing.
Use the lightest shade of gray to color the statue.
Now you can download a PDF file that contains a brief instruction and additional training materials. Save this file and draw at any convenient time.