May 29, 2019 2 min read 1 Comment

How to draw butterfly step by step

Hi everybody and welcome to a new tutorial on the NIL-tech, this time entitled "How to draw a butterfly" 5 Interesting Butterfly Facts:

  1. Butterflies have 4 wings.
  2. Butterflies can not fly if their body temperature level is less than 86 degrees.
  3. The leading butterfly flight speed is 12 miles per hour. Some moths can fly 25 miles per hour!
  4. Numerous adult butterflies never excrete waste-- they consume all they consume for energy.
  5. Some species of butterflies, including Northern Pearly Eye, fly at night.


In this tutorial we used the following art supplies:

  • HB pencil
  • H3 pencil
  • H5 pencil
  • HB pencil
  • B2 pencil
  • B5 pencil
  • Mechanical pencil
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • Blending stamp

You can find all tools for drawing in our Drawing pencil set 

art set

Drawing Pencils Set

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Let start draw a butterfly step by step:


sketch butterfly step by step


Step 1. Draw a schematic arrangement of the wings. Left with a slight upward displacement along the body. (pencil H5).


butterfly step by step tutorial


Step 2. Draw the body, antennae, and contours of the wings (pencil H5).


How to draw butterfly step by step


Step 3. We erase the communication lines of step 1. We draw a pattern along the edges of the wings and lines of junctions of the upper and lower wings (eraser, pencil НВ).


Learn to draw butterfly step by step


Step 4. Draw a linear pattern in the center of the wings. (mechanical pencil).


How to draw butterfly step by step


Step 5. We paint the patterned dark, leaving the circles of the pattern white (pencil B2).


easy How to draw butterfly step by step


Step 6. Easy pressing on the drawn inner pattern of the wings (pencil H3). Paint over the butterfly body (pencil B3).


easy How to draw butterfly step by step tutorial


Step 7. Paint over the lines of the internal pattern (pencil B3).


How to draw butterfly step by step


Step 8. Draw a shadow under the butterfly and rub it with a feather.


How to draw butterfly

Step 9. Then with a butterfly, lines and dark parts of the wings. You accidentally hit the paper in the process of drawing. (pencil B5, eraser).



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June 14, 2019

Cool. Thanks!

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