How to Draw an Autumn/Fall Leaf

How to draw a sipmle Autumn/Fall leaf

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How to Draw an Autumn/Fall Leaf
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I start by holding the tip of the pencil and sketching a basic shape lightly.

I start by holding the tip of the pencil and sketching a basic shape lightly.

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Find a leaf you want to draw.

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Leaf!

Leaf!

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I taped mine down so my teacher could see the source image.

I taped mine down so my teacher could see the source image.

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Basic shape starting to show.

Basic shape starting to show.

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Now, hold the pencil in the middle and sketch over correcting any mistakes and pressing a bit harder. Try not to rub out!

Now, hold the pencil in the middle and sketch over correcting any mistakes and pressing a bit harder. Try not to rub out!

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Add key features, like holes and veins. Stuff like that.

Add key features, like holes and veins. Stuff like that.

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Going back over features.

Going back over features.

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Start to shade, see main lights and darks by squinting at your source.

Start to shade, see main lights and darks by squinting at your source.

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Start to even it out.

Start to even it out.

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Shade leaf tips.

Shade leaf tips.

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Done! :)

Done! :)

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If you want smooth out your shading to make it look better.

If you want smooth out your shading to make it look better.

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There :D.

There :D.

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Look at these smudgy fingers. Bleugh

Look at these smudgy fingers. Bleugh

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Applaud, give yourself a pat on the back and a quick treat.

Applaud, give yourself a pat on the back and a quick treat.

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Get your colours out. I,m using watercolour pencils.

Get your colours out. I,m using watercolour pencils.

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Start to colour...

Start to colour...

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Woop

Woop

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Add water, my paintbrush was a bit dirty... oops

Add water, my paintbrush was a bit dirty... oops

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Done!

Done!

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The finished product! Please like and follow. This the first in a series.

The finished product! Please like and follow. This the first in a series.

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I'm going to put a random thing at the end of each guide so yeah. I was watching WWE whilst doing this and I was laughing at how fake it is. 😆 Bye!

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