How to draw a raven

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the raven. Draw two ovals that will help to define places for its head and body. Draw a line, which will act as the beak. Add lines for the perch.

Step 2

Draw the bird’s neck and body. Add a guideline for its tail.

Step 3

Define places for the legs, wings and beak of the raven.

Step 4

Mark off shapes for the legs, wings and beak. Add a line to show the tip of the tail.

Step 5

Detail shapes for the wing and beak of the raven. Add its eye, toes and tail.

Step 6

Outline shapes of the feathers and claws. Work on the figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 7

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

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Lena London
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