In this easy drawing tutorial, you will learn how to draw a bus step by step, which is enough simple even for beginners.
Buses have been an integral part of people’s everyday lives in many cities around the world for many years. Buses provide residents with a convenient and reliable means of transportation for both long and short distances. They have played an important role in the history of transportation, becoming symbols of comfort and public transportation. Let’s dive into the fascinating world of drawing, where you will learn how to draw a bus step by step!
The history of buses dates back to old times. The first prototypes of buses appeared in the 19th century, although they were far from modern. Over time, technology advanced, and in the early 20th century, the possibility of creating more efficient and comfortable buses came into existence. They became popular among people in need of mass transportation.
Today, buses exist in a variety of types and sizes, each with its unique functionality. We often see yellow school buses, which transport children to and from school. Tour buses offer comfortable conditions for long trips, while city buses provide quality transportation within urban areas.
During our lesson, you will learn to draw a bus of one of the most common types. It is a large bus used for intercity and intracity travel. Step by step, you will draw the bus using our guidelines. Regardless of your drawing skills, this lesson will be simple and accessible even for beginners. Are you ready to start? Let’s begin drawing the bus!
Time needed: 30 minutes
How to Draw a Bus Step by Step
- Prepare the base.
Start by outlining the basic shape of the bus. The final shape of the bus should resemble a rectangle.
- Draw the front.
Add detail to the front of the bus by including the windshield and side windows, as shown in the example.
- Add details.
Add detail to the lower front part of the bus by including the headlight and side mirror.
- Draw the windows.
In this step, show how to draw the basic shape of the windows, which are located along the length of the bus. Then, add the lower panel of the bus, as shown in the example.
- Detail the windows.
Add vertical lines to divide the windows. Then, add vertical stripes for the luggage compartment on the lower part of the bus.
- Add the wheels.
To draw the wheels, start by drawing the wheel arches, and then add the shapes of the bus’s wheels.
- Draw the hubcaps.
Now that the wheels are drawn, it’s time to draw the rims for the bus wheels.
- Finishing touches.
Add the stripe to the bottom of the bus, and then I recommend tracing the sketch outlines with a black marker.
- Color the drawing.
Now it’s time to color your drawing using coloring tools such as colored pencils, markers, or crayons.
And that concludes our bus drawing lesson! We have gone through all the steps, starting from the basic form and progressing to adding details and coloring. You have learned how to create an amazing bus drawing, step by step, and I hope you enjoyed it!
Thank you for participating in the bus drawing lesson. See you in the next lessons!