Drawing A Realistic Dog Nose

Drawing A Realistic Dog Nose

In this tutorial we will be drawing a dog’s nose. A step by step tutorial that will show you how to add detail to give it much more realism. I’ m sure theres been times that you have made a drawing but you have no idea on how to go about adding detail. This tutorial will help you add detail to a dog’s nose using simple techniques. You can use this technique on almost every animal nose. I’ll add other tutorials on other animals but for now we will focus on drawing a dog’s nose. The main focus on this drawing will be texture and lighting. When people draw a dog’s nose they usually draw the shape and fill it all in with black. It will look like a nose but it doesn’t have the realism that it could have.

Tools Used:

  • 2b Mechanical Pencil
  • 4b Progresso Pencil
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Stylus
  • Color Blender
  • Chamy Towel
  • 2H Wood Cased Pencil
  • Bristol Vellum Paper

drawing a realistic dog nose with pencil

Well this is the drawing that we will be working on. The goal of this tutorial is for you to understand the technique that i used to get these effects. If the drawing doesn’t end up looking like this, don’t worry about it. As long as you understand the technique with time and practice you will see results. Well lets get started. We will use the image below as reference.

drawing realist nose with pencil

Step 1

drawing a realistic dog nose with pencil

Ok with your 2b mechanical pencil you first draw the outline. Draw it as light as possible so in case you need to erase there will be no marks. This drawing measures approximately 4 inches in width. I made the image darker so you could see the outline. This will tutorial will help you understand how to add texture not only to the nose but its a technique that can be used on other objects as well.