How to draw a bicycle

Grid step

You can print out the base construction lines and start drawing on tracing paper or you can draw the grid layout yourself using the following steps… Show more

1) Draw a rectangle that will define the conditional proportions and boundaries of the chosen drawing.
2) From the middle of the rectangle, draw one vertical and one horizontal line equally dividing the shape.
3) Draw another horizontal line equally dividing the upper half of the rectangle. Similarly, draw a horizontal line equally dividing the bottom half of the rectangle.
4) Draw a vertical line equally dividing the left half of the rectangle. Similarly, draw a vertical line equally dividing the right half of the rectangle.

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Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the bicycle. Define with light lines its general proportions. Draw ovals for the wheels.

Step 2

Add guidelines for the frame of the bicycle.

Step 3

Draw new details of the frame, handlebars and saddle.

Step 4

Delineate the rims and chain rings.

Step 5

Add more parts to the frame.

Step 6

Outline the crank arms,.pedals, handlebar grips and basket.

Step 7

Detail the bicycle.

Step 8

Contour, paying attention to details. Add flowers in the basket.

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Keywords: 
how to draw a road bicycle, how to draw a realistic bicycle
Author: 
Lena London
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