How To Draw A Nose From The Side

Hi there, today I will show you how to draw a nose from the side. It is an easy process and I will show you the step by step process of drawing. But if you want to draw a nose from the front then click here

So here we start the tutorial

Material you need :
  • Smooth Paper
  • HB Pencil
  • Eraser
  • blending tools
  • Flat surface to draw

Here is the step by step process

Step 1- Draw a straight line

Draw a straight vertical line according to the nose size you want to draw. draw it very lightly because it is guide line for the nose and if draw it lightly then it is very easy to erase.

Step 2- Draw a triangle shape

Draw a triangle shape by using the straight line draw. Draw it acoording to the nose shape you want to draw

Step 3- Draw the nostril

Draw the shape of the nostril by lower side ( base side) of the triangle as shown in figure.

Step 4- Draw the bridge

Draw the bridge of nose as shown in figure and the basic shape of your drawing is ready.

Step 5- Start the shading

Now erase all the guide lines and start shading the nose. Start with a light pencil.

Step 6- Add more layer of shading

Add more layer of shading. Use a dark pencil to add detail in nostril.Use a kneadable eraser to highlight the area. This gives your drawing a realistic look

Step 7- Give final touchups

Add some final touch to your drawing. I make boudries more clear, make some light effect using a kneadable eraser and now my drawing is ready

This is a short tutorial on how to draw a nose from the side. If you like my tutorial then share it with your friends.

If you have any suggestions or any question then ask me in the comment section below.

Ravi Gundal: My name is Ravi Gundal. I am an artist and I created this website to help you draw.
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