# How to draw a school bus

**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.

**Step 1**

Mark off the width and height of the school bus. Define its proportions. Draw ovals that will become wheels. Add a line, which will act as the center of the cabin.

**Step 2**

With straight lines, define the general shape of the school bus.

**Step 3**

Outline the bonnet and the area for windows.

**Step 4**

Define the shapes of the window frames and grilles.

**Step 5**

Draw rims, wheel guards and the bonnet shape.

**Step 6**

Draw additional lines to show the body shape.

**Step 7**

Add details.

**Step 8**

Outline wheel covers. Work on adding new parts and components.

**Step 9**

Contour the school bus; add more details. Delineate trees. Erase all guidelines.

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