With Halloween fast approaching – drawing a cartoon Frankenstein is a neat way to celebrate as it’ll help you to create cool-looking decorations. Actually – this might just be the ticket for an interesting costume as well!
OK – time to bring this monster to life!
First Step – Here’s an Approach to Drawing the Structure
First thing, take a look at the following examples as they’ll help you to formulate a simple ‘shape by shape’ structure from which to help you draw your monster. Adjust it as you see fit – or even… skip this step if you’re comfortable without it.
Here’s how it looks…
Straight up and down – and symmetrically aligned – this framework will allow you to spend more time on getting creative and developing your character. And this is especially helpful when you’re just starting out.
So – ready for round two? Great – let’s go…
Second Step – It’s ALIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIVE!!
Alright, now it’s time to ‘create’ your monster in the form of a drawing. And surely, these step by step images – outlining the entire process, will help you out. Take advantage – but don’t forget to try out some of your own ideas along the way.
Beginning with the head – draw!
And there he (or perhaps in your case she!?) – is, a one-of-a-kind, stitch-sewn monster, similar to the Frankenstein made famous in the movies. Notice all the extra stitches I added in the end… I always love going ‘a little overboard’ on the details. 🙂
Well, that completes another lesson – stay tuned for more Halloween-oriented ones to come!