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Uploaded: January 21, 2013
Artist: Dawn
Difficulty: Novice  Novice Skill Level
Steps: 10
Updated: January 21, 2013
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Hello everyone, I'm back with a new lesson today that will make a great concept design for a very creative Valentine's Day card. Today we will learn "how to draw a Valentine tattoo,/strong>" that has a lot of expressive potential. As you may know I have drawn lots and lots of heart designs that has been on Dragoart since the sites start. Sometimes it's difficult thinking about new ideas for another awesome heart drawing that is the same as others, but also different in many ways. The heart tattoo you see before you is cupped with roses that lay on a bed of small leaves. Of course when you color in your Valentine tattoo it will look much different than the style I have done. Nonetheless, drawing a Valentine tattoo will prove to be fun no matter what. I will return folks so try to stick around. Adios mi amigos!

how to draw a valentine tattoo

How to Draw a Valentine Tattoo

how to draw a valentine tattoo step 1


Make the heart any size you like. When you determine the size of the heart, you can then draw the two shapes at the base for the roses. Add a guideline, then move to step one.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 2


Here you will sketch out the inside of the rose which is the petals that are squeezed together.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 3


Here you will continue to sketch out the rose. Make a heart shape with a long tail.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 4


Sketch out more of the roses petals. When you draw them this time, make sure to sketch the petals dropping. Add detailing along the edges which are small tears.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 5


You will finish the rose this time by drawing the rest of the petals. Since the rose is in full bloom, it should look full and fresh.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 6


Start the drawing process for the second rose. See the inside of the rose? Make sure it looks like a button.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 7


The third rose should be tackled first before drawing the shape of the second rose which is in the blooming process. When that is done proceed to step eight.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 8


Sketch out the bed of rose leaves like so, then sketch in all the small vein like lines to each leaf.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 9


Draw the shape of the heart, then draw another heart inside of the large one like so. Erase the mistakes then you're done.
how to draw a valentine tattoo step 10

STEP 10.

Here is your Valentine tattoo when you're done. Color it in to your liking, then give it to someone you love.