Learn how to draw a pumpkin easy enough for beginners, start a sketch with this tutorial.
Hello beginners and experienced artists! Our step by step lesson is about how to draw a pumpkin! Pumpkin fruits are round or oval, orange or beige, but the color, shape, and size depend on the variety. Weight varies from 1 to 100 kg. Beneficial properties of the pumpkin in its seeds, pulp, and juice. For example, juice contains various vitamins and minerals and can improve human immunity. The flowers of the plant also have a healing effect. Pumpkin has many more useful properties: improving digestion, removing cholesterol, removing edema, and normalizing metabolism. It helps to relieve nausea in case of seasickness and toxicities, it is useful in diseases of the cardiovascular system, liver, and kidneys.
Where is the origin of the pumpkin? It is believed that Mexico and Latin America are the native places of the pumpkin, and from there it originates. People appreciated its extraordinary taste and properties about 7500 years ago.
Drawing a pumpkin is a simple and interesting activity that will cheer you up and give you an excellent result. Let’s get started!
Time needed: 15 minutes.
How to Draw a Pumpkin
- Pumpkin skin.
Begin by drawing the central part of the pumpkin’s skin.
- The second part.
Now we move on to drawing the next part of the pumpkin’s ribs.
- Side parts.
Add the edges of the pumpkin ribs.
- Draw the stem.
Extend two curved lines upward from the center of the pumpkin.
- Stem details.
Detail the stem of the pumpkin as in the example. Also draw pumpkin leaves right on the stalk at the bottom.
- Back ribs.
Add two more ribs behind the pumpkin as shown.
- Sketch finish.
Complete the drawing of the pumpkin by adding the last row of pumpkin ribs.
- Color the pumpkin.