How to draw Scales (Coming soon!), 2022

Welcome

All about Scales

Making reference boards

Exploration and study

Observations

Shapes, forms, and construction

Natural variations

How to draw Scales step by step

Rendering scales

Materials

Light

Colors

Creatures with Scales

In our world, there are a wider variety of creatures with scales than you might expect. Fish, mammals, birds, reptiles, and arthropods all contain species with scales.

Real-world creatures with scales

  • Pangolin
  • Armadillo
  • Butterfly & Moth
  • Dragon Snake (and all snakes)
  • Great White Shark
  • Sea Eagle
  • Crocodile
  • Musky Rat-kangaroo
  • Scaly-tailed Squirrels
  • Woodpecker
  • Iguana
  • Pineapple fish
  • Lemon shark
  • Ostrich

Fantasy creatures with scales

  • Dragons
  • Mermaids

How to draw Scales from Imagination

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