How to Draw a Rural Lane in 5 Steps

5. Add Shading


Heavily shade the area between the horizon and the top of the tree line. Add short, squiggly lines to the distant tree. Use the same method for the bushes along the roadway. Sketch a few very short lines to look like tufts of grass in the field. As the last step, lightly shade the rocks.

­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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