How to draw a Dalmatian dog

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 picture. Draw two ovals for the head and body of the Dalmatian. Add a line, which will act as the center of its head.

Step 2

Draw the shape of the body and the dog’s neck. Add a guideline for its tail.

Step 3

Add guidelines for the Dalmatian’s legs, eyes and mouth.

Step 4

Outline the shapes of the legs and jaw.

Step 5

Outline the toes, ears, tail and mouth of the Dalmatian dog.

Step 6

Draw the nose. Work on the figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 7

Contour the Dalmatian, trying to vary the thickness and darkness of the line. Add more detail and add the ground. Erase all guidelines.

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Lena London
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