Start your journey in drawing superheroes with this drawing! Here you will learn how to draw The Flash—the fastest superhero from the DC Universe.
In this step-by-step and easy drawing tutorial you will learn how to draw The Flash, not in the usual standing static pose, but in a running form! Start drawing your own comic book characters with this drawing guide. Who is your favorite superhero? The Batman? Maybe Spider-Man or Iron Man? Write in the comments who your favorite superhero is, we will be interested!
The Flash is one of the main characters in the DC Comics Universe. His real name is Barry Allen, but there are also characters in the DC who have such abilities—these are Wally West, Bart Allen, Jay Garrick and others. Barry Allen gained his powers from being exposed to lightning in a chemistry lab.
The Flash’s main superpower is super speed. He can move at the speed of light, easily surpassing any opponents, even Superman. In addition, The Flash can use his super speed to travel through time.
The Flash has many superhero friends, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and Green Arrow. His main enemy is Zoom, who also has superpowers. Additionally, the Flash often encounters other villains in the DC Comics universe, such as Captain Cold, Gorilla Grodd, and Reverse-Flash.
The Flash first appeared in 1940 in the comic book Flash Comics #1. Since then, this character has become one of the most popular and significant heroes in DC Comics. He has also appeared in movies based on DC Comics. Let’s now begin the process of drawing this character in the red suit!
Time needed: 25 minutes
How to Draw The Flash
- Draw the head.
Begin drawing The Flash by outlining the head and the shape of the mask’s eyes. The eyes are drawn using straight lines at the bottom of which a curved line is used.
- Add the mask details.
Following the example from the step, draw the round part, on which later you need to draw the lightning bolt—the Flash symbol. Then draw an “M” shaped outline around the mouth.
- Add the parts of the face and lightning.
Draw the mouth and nose of your Flash, then add the Flash symbol on the side of the mask—the lightning bolt!
- Draw the torso.
Now you need to draw Flash’s torso and arms. Also draw the background for the symbol on the chest of the suit.
- Draw the fists.
Draw two fists of the running Flash.
- Add the suit details.
Draw lightning bolts on Flash’s arms and chest.
- Draw the leg.
Under the body of your Flash, you need to draw the folded leg of the running character. Use several curved lines to sketch the Flash’s leg.
- Depict the second leg.
Now draw the second leg of the Flash, which in our drawing is shown elongated.
- Draw the details of the suit.
Now you need to detail the bottom of Flash’s suit by adding the belt and boots lines.
- Color the drawing.
Using your favorite coloring tools, color your Flash’s suit red and yellow.
Your cute Flash drawing is complete! We hope you enjoyed the process of drawing this superfast character. Do not forget that practice is the key to success in drawing!