How to draw a Unicorn?

How to draw a Unicorn?

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Mythical creatures tend to have scary appearances such as Dragon, Cyclops, or even Werewolf. But there are some of them that have beautiful appearances such as Unicorn. A creature that resembles a horse with a horn on top of its head. If you like a Unicorn and would love to draw it, prepare a paper, pencil, and eraser. Now let start drawing Unicorn!

Steps:

Step 1: For the 1st step, we’re starting to draw from top to bottom. Let’s start with the Horse’s head guideline. draw a half-chicken-breast-like shape (see picture) and give a big space for the whole body later.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 2: Then, we can start with the 1st body guideline. Create a horizontal oval below the left-hand side of the head’s guideline. Make the size bigger than its head.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 3: Next, draw a circle that intersects with the oval to create its 2nd part of the body guideline.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 4: For the last and 3rd part of the body guideline, create another but a smaller circle that intersects with the head and 1st part of the body. This guideline will be used as Unicorn’s neck.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 5: Moving on, continue with the next features which are front-legs of the Unicorn. Starting from the front-legs’ joints, draw two circles next to each other that intersect with the 1st part of the body guideline.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 6: As for the back-legs (That only showed one thigh) create an oval that intersects with the 2nd part of the body guideline. This will be a guideline for the Unicorn’s thigh.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 7: To continue on the front-legs, create two narrow ovals that intersect with the front-legs’ joints (See picture to understand better).

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 8: For the continuation of the back-legs, add a curve starting from the thigh (See picture).

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 9: Since we can’t see the other thigh of the back-legs, let’s move on with the guidelines below it. Add two curved lines (See picture) below in the middle of 1st and 2nd body part guidelines.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 10: Next, continue the front-legs by adding another oval but a lot more narrow than the previous one (See picture to understand better).

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 11: For the back-legs, add 4 lines consist of curves and straight (see picture) below the previous part.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 12: Now we can add the horseshoe for the four legs. Voila! The legs part were finished!

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 13: We can continue for the next features such as ears. Draw two leaf-like shapes vertically on top of the head’s guideline.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 14: Moving on with the details of the head. Add curve lines for its eyelid, cheek, and nostrils (See picture).

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 15: Continue with the details, add another curve for its eyelid, eyeball, and mouth. (See picture to understand better).

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 16: Despite all of the features resemble a horse, this one is the only part that Unicorn has. That is a horn. Add a cone shape on top of its head next to the ears.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 17: Now we can start with the Unicorn’s hair by adding a wavy and curvy line (See picture) on top of its head until the 1st part of the body guideline.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 18: Last but not least, add another curvy line (See picture to understand better) to make a wavy tail for the Unicorn.

How to draw a Unicorn?

Step 19: At last, we can erase the guidelines and Voila! The Unicorn is done!

How to draw a Unicorn?

One of the things that are hard in making Unicorn is the joint part which can make your Unicorn looks unstable. Therefore, you need to look at a lot of references and do more practices to draw the perfect Unicorn you want to be. As someone’s said it, “Practice makes perfect”.

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