Hi, I'm Maryam~! First of all, for all my lovely followers who are wondering, I recently colored my hair red~! Comment down below if you'd like a guide on how I colored my hair red ^_^
Alright, back to the guide~! Today I'll be showing you how to draw Ariel from The Little Mermaid~! I was inspired by my red hair hehe. lets get started, shall we?! Get your pencils and paper ✏📒
Alright so to make things quicker, I've drawn out the basic features of Ariel. Comment down below if you'd like me to do a guide on how to draw realistic facial features !
However, I'll show you how to Ariel's eyes because they do look pretty complicated. Start off by drawing an almond like shape and leave a small gap. Then draw a half circle in the almond shape.
Take your pencil and lightly make the almond shape bolder. Draw a tiny circle and a line in the almond shape, which we'll now call Ariel's eye. Darken the color with your pencil all together.
Create an outline for the lashes and lid of Ariel's eye.
Now, Simply fill in the eyelash/lid outline with your pencil. Be sure to use a light hand, so you can erase any mistakes easily.
Now I drew the outline for Ariel's hair. Feel free to change the shape with different types of swirls ! Tap to see full pic.
To draw Ariel's arm, start from her chin and bring your pencil downwards to make fingers. Be sure to make a neckline and another line on the other side of her arm.
Finish off Ariel's body drawing her chest, waist, and back. Make an umbrella type shape at the end to create her princess-like dress.
I've added more details to Ariel's bangs and created an ear. Finally, add some earrings by making three circles on the visible ear and then one circle on the invisible ear.
This may look complicated, but all I really did was draw random swirls around the top of Ariel's bangs. Be creative and use your imagination~
Add those swirls all around the inside of Ariel's hair outline.
Add random lines to the end of Ariel's dress.
Using a black marker, highlight all the lines you've drawn, making them much thicker and bolder.
See how bold the picture looks when it's highlighted with a black marker? Compare it to the unhighlighted areas of Ariel.
Once you highlight the whole picture, it should look nice and bold like above! Take your time when highlighting, this will make sure the lines are precise and more animated looking. All done now~! ^_^
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