How to Draw a Bass Guitar

Whether you're designing a band logo, doing a school project, or simply doodling to pass the time, being able to draw a bass guitar is a useful skill.

Steps

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    Draw a slanted triangle.
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    Draw a smaller triangle that is facing the opposite direction as the first one. These 2 triangles will be the body.
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    Draw a long, thin rectangle between the two triangles. This will act as the fret board.
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    Draw 2 opposing triangles at the end of the rectangle. The one connected to the rectangle should be smaller. Add a circle at the end of the bigger triangle.
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    Draw an oval over the end of the 2 big triangles. This will help you draw the curves of the guitar body.
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    Add the details. Draw 8 small circles connected by 8 lines at the end of the fret board. Draw several rectangles and circle at the body for the pickup and the knobs (volume, tone etc...)
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    Ink the drawing and erase the sketch.
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    Color it. Admire your new drawing!

Tips

  • Remove the black from several parts, like the string and the frets so that they don't blend in too much.
  • Don't be afraid to experiment on the shape of the body and the end of the fret board.

Article Info

Categories: Drawing Household Objects