How to Draw a Lilac in 5 Steps


5. Details and Shading

Shade the leaves with many short parallel lines starting at the veins. Shade one side of each stem with short parallel lines.

Use very short lines to shade some of the flowers. The flowers are very detailed and don't ne­ed much shading.

Take a bow. Your lilac is complete! Continue to the next page to learn how to draw a plant that instantly conjures up images of an island paradise. In the next section, learn how to draw a palm.

 

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