Motorcycle Drawing - Step By Step Guide With Pictures

How to Draw a motorcycle - Step by Step

A motorcycle is the epitome of motorized freedom. Drawing it requires care and patience, because a motorcycle is something for advanced draftsmen. However, with this tutorial you can learn to create a cool bike step by step. Use the template for example for a drawing for a birthday or as a cool wall tattoo.

For this you need a pencil, a ruler, a dividers, an eraser, a drawing pencil and suitable colors to your taste.

motorcycle drawing - Step by Step

Step 1: Important guides

First create a straight line with the pencil. Place the point of the dividers on the front and back of the line and draw the circles for the two wheels of the motorcycle. Now draw two more guide lines, one at the top and one at the bottom of the wheels.

motorcycle drawing - lesson

Step 2: Circles become wheels

Using the same centers, draw more circles in the wheels to represent the rubber shell and brake rotors.

motorcycle drawing - Step by Step Guide

Step 3: Silhouette of the motorcycle

Sketch with the pencil the course of the suspension forks as well as handlebars, headlights, tank, saddle and frame.

How to Draw a motorcycle - Step by Step

Step 4: First final contours

Use a drawing pencil to trace the wheels and work out the details of the two suspension forks, the handlebars and the headlights.

motorbike drawing - Step by Step

Step 5: Seat, tank and turn signals

Orientate yourself on the sketched gradient shape and add the saddle, tank and mudguards with the drawing pencil.

How to Draw a motorcycle - Step by Step

Step 6: Other key components

Now draw the engine, exhaust, brake pedal and add any missing finishing touches and details.

motorcycle drawing - Step by Step

Step 7: Removing the guides

Carefully erase the underlying pencil drawing and all guides.

motorbike drawing - Step by Step

Step 8: Coloring

In the last step you can color your motorcycle. If you like, you can use different gradations of each color to create a three-dimensional effect and add depth to your drawing.

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