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Drawing: How to Draw 1 by William Powell

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Cartoon People

Cartoons are very popular, and they’re easy to draw. Any subject can be cartooned by simplifying some characteristics and exaggerating others. As always, start with a basic shape, such as a curve or a circle, and build the rest of the character around it. Most of all, have fun!

For the singing cowboys, draw three circles to establish the heads; then use simple lines for the details. Exaggerate the big open mouths, wide-brimmed hats, and western kerchiefs.

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Try using brush and ink for a strong, dramatic rendering.

For the sailor character ...

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