Question: How To Draw Wavy Hair?

How do you draw wavy hair step by step?

3. How to Draw Wavy Hair

  1. Draw the volume of the hair around the head.
  2. Draw the parting.
  3. Draw the outline of the strokes surrounding the face.
  4. Make the hair seem elevated by filling the area between it and the scalp.
  5. Add gentle waves above the first strand-lines without touching them.

How do you shade wavy hair with a pencil?

Long, Wavy Hair

  1. Draw the Shapes. To begin, lightly draw the shapes of the hair with a mechanical pencil. Then, go over it with some Dark Umber to separate the layers of the hair.
  2. Create the Hair Strands. Next, add Light Umber to the hair, and then deepen the dark areas with Dark Umber.
  3. Deepen and Darken.

What do hair waves look like?

Waves are a hairstyle for curly hair in which the curls are brushed and/or combed and flattened out, creating a ripple-like pattern. The hairstyle is achieved with a short-cropped haircut on top and frequent brushing and/or combing of the curls (which trains the curls to flatten out), as well as wearing a du-rag.

Which pencil is used for sketching hair?

I’d recommend using a softer pencil grade such as B or 2B, and shade the darkest areas on your sketch where least amount of light reaches the hair.