How to draw Peter Parker

How to draw Peter Parker. In this tutorial, you will learn to draw a portrait of Peter Parker from Amazing Spiderman. It is simple step by step images with instruction. Peter Parker was orphaned at the age of six when his parents were killed in an airplane crash overseas. He went to live with his uncle and aunt, Ben and May Parker, in Forest Hills, New York. Parker was extremely bright and became a high honors student at Midtown High School. Parker’s shyness and scholastic interest often made him a social outcast.
You should first observe a subject carefully and break it down into simple geometry shapes. You should also try to make the initial sketch simple so that it will be easier to add detail over later. In this drawing, I will demo a portrait drawing step by step in three quarter view. It is very difficult to get the likeness in portrait. The technique is to place the eyes, nose, lips, all the elements on the face in the correct places. Also the shape, size and distance of each element has to be accurate. If you can accomplish these task, you will achieve the likeness. The best way to get good a portrait is through careful observation, measure, and practice.

Peter Parker

Peter Parker

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Below are step by step how to draw a portrait of Peter Parker.  Step one, I drew a head shape.  The I drew two vertical lines along the edge of your imaginary plane. After that, draw a vertical line to split the flat plane in half from top to bottom. Then draw a horizontal line to divide the top and bottom distance in half. This horizontal line would be where humans eyes should be, they are usually right in the middle of the face horizontally.  Step two, I drew in eyes and eyebrows.  Step three, I drew eyes, nose, and mouth.  Step four, I started shade in medium gray.  Step five, I added darker shade for shadow and hair.  Step five, I slowly added shadow and light then finished.

How to draw Peter Parker Spiderman

How to draw Peter Parker Spiderman

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About Xia Taptara

Xia Taptara (黃曉聲 Huang XiaoShēng), currently a freelance concept artist for games and films, formerly a character concept artist for ArenaNet/NCsoft (GuildWars & Guildwars 2). I also work on various projects for Game of Thrones, Square-Enix, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Fight Games, Disney Interactive, and many publishers & clients. I use Wacom Tablet Intuos and Photoshop CS2,3,4,5 to do most of my professional art work. I use pencil, pen, and traditional medium in my free time. I founded ( in 2007 to motivate myself to create more and better art. Also I get to draw and paint whatever the hell I want to. Hopefully I can inspired some young soul and old soul alike. *QUESTIONS & COMMENT: PLEASE POST THEM ON THE BLOG. Or CONTACT ME via idrawgirls Facebook page. DO NOT E-MAIL ME. Thank you. ;-)
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4 Responses to How to draw Peter Parker

  1. Xia Taptara says:

    Thanks, no problem buddy.

  2. Jimmie L Simpson says:

    Thanks Xia for sharing the knowledge. You are truly gifted at teaching, such a passion to instruct. I thank God for you bro.

  3. Xia Taptara says:

    Thx. Keep drawing then you will be able to draw anything you’d like.

  4. Dawn says:

    finally I found a website teaches how to draw “~_~ :: can I give you a picture and draw it? 😛
    awesome :$

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