How to Draw Shadow Letters

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How to Draw Shadow Letters
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Start off with your basic letters

Start off with your basic letters

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The arrow represents where light would be coming from to create a shadow

The arrow represents where light would be coming from to create a shadow

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Light coming from right shadow would be on the left like so

Light coming from right shadow would be on the left like so

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Shade in shadow

Shade in shadow

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Now erase the parts of the letter that don't create shadow and there you have just a shadow letter

Now erase the parts of the letter that don't create shadow and there you have just a shadow letter

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Same can be done with square letters

Same can be done with square letters

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In this case light is coming from left side

In this case light is coming from left side

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So shadow would be on the right.  This is the easy way to create the shadow or 3d look

So shadow would be on the right. This is the easy way to create the shadow or 3d look

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This will be the shadow side

This will be the shadow side

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Connect your lines like so

Connect your lines like so

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Here's the shadow side

Here's the shadow side

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Same step as previous.  Erase the part of letter that doesn't create a shadow

Same step as previous. Erase the part of letter that doesn't create a shadow

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Here are your final samples

Here are your final samples

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Here's a demo of the process

Here's a demo of the process

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Single line shadow demo

Single line shadow demo

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Some more samples

Some more samples

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Steps done in marker

Steps done in marker

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Another marker sample

Another marker sample

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Thanks for watching

Thanks for watching

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