I suggest you complete a new drawing lesson, in which I will show you how to draw an easy mermaid step-by-step.
This tutorial will focus on drawing a mythological creature and here you will learn how to draw an easy mermaid step by step.
Attitude towards mermaids is ambiguous. Some legends say that a meeting with a mermaid can be dangerous and leads to the death of a person. However, there are legends in which mermaids showed noble features and even saved people from death.
In this lesson, you will draw a beautiful mermaid. The mermaid has a slender, graceful body, a large fishtail and an unusual hair color. Try to correctly depict all these elements in your drawing. Carefully follow each drawing step.
- Coloring supplies
Time needed: 30 minutes.
How to Draw an Easy Mermaid
- Draw the head and neck.
Depict an even circle and add two short lines to draw the neck.
- Add facial features.
Draw the closed eyes, small nose and wide lips.
- Depict the outline of the torso.
From the neck, draw downward curved lines on each side.
- Sketch out the arms.
The mermaid has thin arms and hands pointing to the sides.
- Add the tail.
Use smooth, curved lines to depict the big tail.
- Draw the bodice and detail the tail.
Add the bodice on the chest, draw the belt and the spiky tail element.
- Depict the hair.
With a smooth line, add the outline of the hair above the forehead, and draw the rest of the hair.
- Correct inaccuracies.
Use the eraser to remove any unnecessary guidelines.
- Color the easy mermaid.
Choose any color for the drawing.
As usual, at the end of the tutorial, I have prepared a link where you can download a simplified version of the walkthrough for free. Save this file and use it whenever you want to be creative.