How to Draw a Strawberry in 5 Steps

5. Shading

Shade the leaves with many lines on the topsides of the veins. Shade the flowers with a few short lines coming out from their centers.

Lightly shade the strawberries with short lines around the edges. Darken the center of the plant, u­nder the stems, with crisscross lines.

Nice job -- your strawberry looks good enough to eat. Our next flower shares the same rich red color as a strawberry, and most of us associate it with the word "love."

Continue to the next section to learn how to draw a rose.