animal Drawing Tutorial

How to draw and color a butterfly

I tried in this tutoral to draw my own way of drawing butterfly... and it's colororing.. I may have mistakes in sentences like bad spelling.. or wrong word used in.. So i'm sorry if there r mistakes in my sentences.. i tried my best as i could..

Tutorial category: animal  
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Tools used: In this tutorial were used : Pensil tool, Fill toll, and airbrush tool..
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Butterfly by Vikusha




Step 1

First we draw Head, Body. Then we draw Forewings and Hindwings. U can see in pic. what tool i used.. For the mouse users it's best to draw with line tool.. ^___^ U can do it too, if u try.


Step 2

Next, we draw eyes, proboscis('?'mouth ^^') and antena..



Step 3

Next we use fill tool, white color.
51% transparency.


Step 4

next we re-draw butterfly wings.


Step 5

If the body seems bigger We re-draw a butterfly's body in small size..



Step 6

After we finished redrawing butterfly's wings and dody.. we use fill tool, white color... to cover un-needed gray lines..


Step 7

Next we use pensil tool. Transparency 16%.. We draw some lines on the butterfly;'s wings..


Step 8

After that we draw circles on butterfly's wings, and lines on the body..


Step 9

At the 8 step.. we used fill tool transparency 28%.. we covered a butterfly with a white color layer.
In this step we use yellow-orange color.. Fill tool. ^___^ transparency 55%


Step 10

Next we use orange color.. Airbrush tool.. 75% transparency..


Step 11

Then we use red-orange(wings) and white yellow(circles).. Airbrush tool..


Step 12

Next we use Dark Blue and light blue for circles.. We use airbrush tool, fill tool, and pensil tool.
for Fill tool, we use black or brown color.. 18-25 % transparency.. deatails for the wings.. a little furs for butterflys dody( brown color and light brown)..
Brawn color,with pensil tool we color antena..


Step 13

And the last one.. we draw a green 'leaf'.. here is a link how i drew a butterfly.. [ LINK ]

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