How to draw King Kong

In this tutorial, we will show you how to draw the famous scene from King Kong 1933 film where Kong was fighting an airplane at the top of Empire State Building

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the picture. Add guidelines for both the girl and animal’s bodies. Draw King Kong’s head and the roof he is standing on.

Step 2

Draw the shape of King Kong’s body and neck. Add the lower part of the roof.

Step 3

Define with guidelines the places for the feet and mouth of the creature.

Step 4

Sketch the legs and arms.

Step 5

Add the ear, nose, eyebrow, fingers and toes of King Kong. Outline the shape of the girl’s hair and the wall of the building.

Step 6

Draw the shapes of the legs and body of the girl. Pay attention to the shape of Kong’s legs, head and body. Sketch his fur and eye.

Step 7

Work on the figure of King Kong’s head, paying special attention to detail. Finish with the girl’s arms, hair and dress.

Step 8

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

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