Today in this lesson you will learn how to draw Squidward step by step. This guide consists of a few simple steps.Read more
We have prepared for you a useful drawing lesson in which you will learn how to draw Squidward step by step. This step-by-step instruction consists of twelve steps.
We are sure that you will enjoy this lesson, as it is about drawing a character from everyone’s favorite cartoon. If you carefully follow the instructions, then you will definitely get an excellent drawing, even if you still have very little drawing experience.
Surely Squidward is familiar to you if you have ever watched the cartoon “SpongeBob SquarePants”. Squidward is one of the main characters of this American animated series. Squidward is a turquoise octopus with purple suction cups at the ends of its tentacles.
According to the plot of the cartoon, Squidward is a creative person. He loves to paint, play the clarinet and dance. Often Squidward is in search of inspiration, so his noisy neighbors SpongeBob and Patrick annoy him. Squidward works as a cashier in a restaurant, and he likes to spend his free time in peace and solitude.
Please note that while doing this drawing lesson, you will be able to practice drawing the emotions of the characters. In this image of Squidward, it will be clearly seen that he is experiencing an emotion of incomprehension or displeasure.
The ability to draw the emotions of various characters and people is a very important skill for artists. If you’re ready to get started with this tutorial, you can get your art supplies ready right now and enjoy the creative process!
Time needed: 1 hour.
How to Draw Squidward
- Draw the outlines of the character’s head.
To draw the head, draw an oval, and also add three straight lines below it, depicting a trapezoid-like figure without an upper base.
- Add the neck of the character’s torso.
Below, the previously drawn heads depict the long, thin neck using straight lines, as well as the torso in the form of a figure similar to an oval.
- Depict the outlines of Squidward’s facial features.
Sketch out two oval eyes, and also add the Squidward’s nose as a teardrop shape.
- Add elements on the eyes and wrinkles on Squidward’s forehead.
Now you have to draw a few simple elements. Draw two large dots, and also add straight lines and arcs on Squidward’s face.
- Sketch out the character’s mouth.
In this image, you can see that the corners of Squidward’s mouth are down. Use rounded lines to depict this.
- Draw the Squidward’s shirt.
Depict the collar, sleeves, and body of Squidward’s shirt using curved lines as shown.
- Depict the character’s arms.
On the right and left sides of Squidward’s torso, draw two identical arms bent at the elbows. Use straight and curved lines for this.
- Draw the tentacles.
To complete the drawing of Squidward’s arms, draw curved tentacles below the previously drawn elements.
- Add the top of Squidward’s legs.
Sketch out a few curved lines below Squidward’s torso as shown. This is a very simple action.
- Add the tentacles.
Depict the lower parts of the legs in the form of four tentacles directed in different directions. Try to give the tentacles the desired shape.
- Erase extra lines.
Correct mistakes if necessary. Use the eraser to remove any unnecessary guidelines from the drawing.
- Color the drawing.
The main contours are ready, and the last step is left, in which you must color the character. Use shades of turquoise, brown, beige, black, and shades of blue.
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