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Uploaded: May 14, 2013
Artist: Makangeni
Difficulty: Intermediate  Intermediate Skill Level
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Updated: May 14, 2013
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Tutorial about how to draw doves.

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How to Draw Doves

how to draw doves step 1

STEP 1.

First of all draw the guide lines. Start with a small circle for the head, then draw bill, neck and the body with the folded wing. At last add the feet and the tail.
 
how to draw doves step 2

STEP 2.

Now that the guide lines are done, we can start the lineart of the drawing. Draw the outline of head and neck.
 
how to draw doves step 3

STEP 3.

Add a small circle for the eye and draw the base of the bill.
 
how to draw doves step 4

STEP 4.

Around the eyes of the dove there is an area without feathers, draw it. Then finish the short bill and add the nostil.
 
how to draw doves step 5

STEP 5.

Follow the guide lines you've drawn previously to draw the large and compact body.
 
how to draw doves step 6

STEP 6.

Draw the folded wing.
 
how to draw doves step 7

STEP 7.

Finish the body, draw the part of the legs covered by feathers and add the tail.
 
how to draw doves step 8

STEP 8.

Now draw the feet (three toes on the front and one behind) and you're almost done.
 
how to draw doves step 9

STEP 9.

Add details on plumage and on feet.
 
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STEP 10.

Add details into the eye and your dove is finished!
 
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STEP 11.

Now we'll draw a flying dove. As always, start with the guide lines.
 
how to draw doves step 12

STEP 12.

Draw the outline of head and neck.
 
how to draw doves step 13

STEP 13.

Draw the circular eye and the area without feathers around it, then draw the bill and its base. Do not forget the nostril.
 
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STEP 14.

Draw the outline of the body.
 
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STEP 15.

Now add the large open wings.
 
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STEP 16.

While the dove is flying the legs are folded and close to the body, draw them and add the feet.
 
how to draw doves step 17

STEP 17.

Draw the large tail.
 
how to draw doves step 18

STEP 18.

Add some details to the plumage.
 
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STEP 19.

Finish your drawing by adding the last details.