How to Draw a Log Cabin in 4 Steps

4. Shading

Fill in every other log with zigzags to give them texture. Add vertical lines to the doors. Use diagonal lines to shade the windows, door, and chimney. Sketch the shrubs with curly lines. Add an uneven line to the left of the cabin for the horizon.

Your 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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