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How to Draw a Woodland Trail in 5 Steps


5. Finish With Shading

Draw a number of bare trees on the horizon with sketchy, angular lines. Lightly shade in the footsteps with diagonal lines. Add many scribblelike lines on the sides of the pine trees. These lines should be nearly vertical in the middle area of the pine trees but point toward the outer ends of the branches at the sides. Finally, add a few light, angular lines to show drifts of snow.

­Your landscape drawing is finished! Even if you don't get it right the first time, keep practicing until you're happy with your drawing.

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