How to Draw a Skull and Roses

Artist: ghostfreak / January 15, 2020
How to Draw a Skull and Roses

Step 1.

In this easy step, all you have to do is draw the shape of the skull's head and draw a face guide which will be for the front part of the skull's face.

Step 2.

Now, let's begin sketching out the actual shape of the skull. Remember you will be drawing this skull from a side view profile. The sharp tip is the brow.

Step 3.

Continue to draw the side view of the nose and color in the hollow area. Continue with the lining until the top and bottom jaw is drawn, then draw in the chin, and then the jaw line. The lining for the mouth should be drawn in a wiggly manner. When t   

Step 4.

The this step we are going to draw in the outline of the eye socket and color it in. Draw the indent of the skull's temple and color it in plus sketch in the scratchy detailing. After, draw the row of small arches to form the top and bottom row of te   

Step 5.

The skull part is done! Now it's time for the roses. Start with the first rose which is drawn on top of the skull's head. The best way to start the rose process is to draw a cup like shape, and draw folded over flower petals. This does not have to be   

Step 6.

Continue to work on the rose by sketching in more petals to the top part of the flower. This is like drawing bumpy mounds that are layered on top of each other.

Step 7.

Now, draw the long stem of the rose and draw two branched off parts which the leaves will be drawn. Sketch in some fine detailing for the leaves and be sure to draw the end of the rose stem cupping the bottom of the skull's chin.

Step 8.

Finally for the last step we will tackle the last rose until it's completely drawn in. Add in some of the detailing to the inside of the flower. Now begin cleaning up your new drawing by erasing the first step's guide lines and any mistakes made.

Step 9.

Here is the finished line art of skull and roses. Color it to your liking and don't forget to keep practicing!

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Artist: ghostfreak
Date Added: January 15, 2020
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Description: Hi guys. Today we have this elegant skull and roses tutorial. If you're weird like me, this is a perfect Valentine's drawing. With these simple steps you'll be able to make an epic skull and roses to impress your friends with. Let's get into it.