How to draw Lord Shiva

In this tutorial, we will show you how to draw Lord Shiva meditaing in lotus position.

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of Shiva, his proportions. Draw his head. Add a line, which will act as the center of his head.

Step 2

Draw the shape of Shiva’s body and neck.

Step 3

Add guidelines for the Shiva’s arms and feet. Define the places for his facial features.

Step 4

Outline the shape of the arms hands and hair. Add Shiva’s eyebrows, nose, chest and loincloth.

Step 5

Draw the legs, feet, eyes, and ears of the god. Add guidelines for Shiva’s snake.

Step 6

Draw Shiva’s locks, earrings, bracelet, snake, loincloth, fingers and toes.

Step 7

Work on the figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 8

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

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