Character Doodle: Draw A Unique Animal Character in Simple Steps | Charles Yang | Skillshare

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Character Doodle: Draw A Unique Animal Character in Simple Steps

teacher avatar Charles Yang, Artist & Teacher

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Lessons in This Class

6 Lessons (14m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:26
    • 2. One Simple Method

      3:06
    • 3. Land Animal: Cat

      3:03
    • 4. Air Animal: Bird

      4:04
    • 5. Sea Animal: Fish

      2:18
    • 6. Final

      0:25
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This course is about to share one simple method, that can help you drawing animals in simple steps from shapes you like.

There are two parts of this class:

(1) One Simple Method: you can use it to draw any animals in simple steps from shapes you like.

(2) Clear Examples: example animals are given to help you more familiar with this method.

The only tool you need is a pencil, and you can draw any animal in simple steps within just few minutes.

The project is to draw several animals and choose one as your favorite.

It will be fun to explore these ideas.

Hold your pencil. Let's get started!

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Charles Yang

Artist & Teacher

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Art is a game of finding interesting restrictions!

I strive to create courses that are inspiring and enjoyable.

Creating is fun and I love to share my experiences with you.

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Their mouth and nose can be connected over separated and the weak and drew on Lino steep or the whole north necessary table. These methods by these page, the probably the four steps to draw a creative cat no below two are the characteristics you can design. In these ways we can draw creative kits. 4. Air Animal: Bird: birds. These are the birds run by the method. We will learn later. We can notice that they are all different. They have special ships in the same home forms. The a bone lie, the birds standing. Still it below lie is the flying birds. They are drawing in different methods. That's a look at these message's. They are four steps to draw a bird standing still. First trainee ship you light say can do, rotate and decide the wheel of Kiki's third tour and lie in their wing. I noticed that the shape of a wind should be similar to the shape of party. Fourth through anything else. Basically, we drew a bird. Sistani's deal in this way. Let's see another example first to any shape you like. Second, rotating the decider whale, the Baby keys Third tour and lie in the week fourth through anything else being complete. Another bird. In this way, they are two ways we came further desire birds in this deal rise by depicting more details on the head. The other is by depicting more details on the tail you can crew to the details of had entail inside the shape of your drawer in the beginning or UK at extra ship outside of the region. No shape you can also draw to rise and the make Leesburg face to from the little. They are four steps to draw a flying birds first through any shape you like. Second rotating and decide well, the wing is in the drill, the other wing third drying I in the beach, fourth through anything else. Basically, we drove flying birding in these way. Let's see another example. First joy. Any shape right second rotating decide well, the Wing is and Julie Other Wing, third drawer and I in the beak force. Do anything else really? Complete another bird in this week. You can put a peek inside the shape of your tour in the beginning, or you can add distrust. Shape outside to the your original shape. Sometimes the shape of your drawer in the beginning. Can't have both wings inside it, so you don't have to tour extra shape. Necessary kept least message by this page. They are four steps to draw a creative bird. They are separated by burst standings deal and the flying birds. In these ways, we can draw creative birds 5. Sea Animal: Fish: fish least all the features room by the method. We will later. We can notice that they are different. They have special ships and the simple forms there's located at least method. They are four steps to drew a fish first trainee ship you like second rotated lease shape in the decider whale, the mouth of a fishies tour eclipse as the region off the body it stars from were the mouth ease third to a deal cover and the territory coffee. Fourth, Try anything else. Vascular lee, Me complete of fish Drawing in this way. Let's look at another example first to any shape you like. Second, rotate Elise shape and decide well the mouth of a fee. She's to any leaves as a region of the party here, the stars from well and mouth ease third through the deal, cover and get a paper totoro feet fourth. So anything else then official Troyan finished in this way, you can decide realize leaves off body shouldn't touch the country off the original shape. The shape of LLopez hotel roughing could be similar to the tail. It will make a fish more well designed, less every care police method by least page the above in the four steps to draw creative fish. The below one is the characteristic you can design. In this way we can draw creative fishies. 6. Final: thinking for attending this class. The party is drawing several animals by a bone methods and the choose one us your favorite . 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