How to Draw a Lilac in 5 Steps

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Lilac is famous for its stron­g, but pleasant scent. These ornamental flowers are native to Europe and Asia, and can develop into small trees and shrubs in ideal conditions.

Lilacs can live for hundreds of years and they bloom in a wide array of colors such as white, purple, red, yellow, and orange, to name a few.

In this section, we'll show you how to draw the above a lilac. You can draw this flower freehand while looking at your computer monitor or print out this page to get a closer look at each step.

Follow the red lines in each illustration to learn exactly what to draw in that step. The lines drawn in previous steps are shown in gray. Here, we'll show you an illustration of each step and then give you a description of how to draw it.