Drawing a city will not only increase your drawing skill, but it will also help them lean more about symmetry and increasing that skill. When you are trying to dry a city, use grid paper as it will help with straight lines. Most of the cityscape you will draw will have more straight vertical and horizontal lines. Once you finish with those, you can start to work on the diagonals and other shapes like circles.
- Using a grid type of paper will make it much easier to make straight lines.
- Start off with straight lines, then as you complete those, start on the diagonals.
- After you have finished all of the lines, it’s time to start added color to the image.
“This city building tutorial asks students to draw lots of buildings side by side, but adds just a few details that one might find more often in other countries, and not so much in our neighborhoods.”