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Drawing: How to Draw 1 by William Powell

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Tulip

There are several different types of tulip; this example has a definite cup shape and little petal detail. When drawing a flower, first determine its general direction of growth, or line of rhythm.

Use the same approach for these tulips that you used for the holly branch. Begin in step A by drawing a curved center guideline with an HB pencil, and indicate the bases of the flowers.

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In step B, add angular guidelines for the flowers, and then sketch in the general placement for the leaves in step C.

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Use quick, bold strokes to create this simple, ...

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