Learn how to draw a great looking Beach Ball with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.
By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a beautiful Beach Ball.
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Beach balls are large, inflatable, lightweight toys often used to play water games such as water polo or volleyball. They became popular as they appeared in teenaged beach films of the 1960s, including Beach Party and Beach Blanket Bingo.
Beach balls are often played with in swimming pools, at concerts and festivals, and in sports arenas. The latter may be confiscated, as they have been known to interfere with the players at sporting events.
Most beach balls are about 3 feet wide, but 5 and 9-foot beach balls are also readily available.
The Guinness world-record-holding largest beach ball was constructed in London in 2017 to advertise the film Baywatch. Its diameter was 65.5 feet, and it was carried on the river by a barge.
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Beach balls have become an icon of oceanside fun. They are often included in beach scenes on in illustrations of trained seals balancing them on their noses. Today, not all beach balls feature the traditional multi-colored stripes.
Advertisements, words, solid colors, emoji faces, or globes are common themes.
Would you like to draw a brightly colored beach ball? This easy, step-by-step beach ball drawing tutorial will make it easy. All you will need is a pen, pencil, or marker and a sheet of paper.
If you liked this tutorial, see also the following drawing guides: Beach, Palm Tree, and Boat.
Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Beach Ball
How to Draw a Great Looking Beach Ball for Kids, Beginners, and Adults - Step 1
1. Begin by drawing a circle. This outlines the shape of the beach ball.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 2
2. Draw another, smaller circle within the beach ball.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 3
3. Draw a long, curved line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball. This begins the beach ball's colorful sections.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 4
4. Draw another curved line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball, completing the first section.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 5
5. Draw a third line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball, completing the second section.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 6
6. Draw the fourth line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball, completing three sections.
Easy Beach Ball Drawing - Step 7
7. Draw the fifth line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball, completing the fourth section.
Add More Details to Your Beach Ball Picture - Step 8
8. Draw a sixth line from the inner circle to the edge of the beach ball, completing all six sections.
Complete the Outline of Your Beach Ball Drawing - Step 9
9. Draw short, straight lines alongside the lines of the beach ball. These indicate how the sections were sewn or attached together, giving the ball texture.
Color Your Beach Ball Drawing
Color your beach ball. Many of these toys are brightly colored, with sections of white, yellow, red, blue, green, and other colors.
Get your paper and pencil and let's head to the beach! We also have plenty of palm trees, boats, and ocean dwelling animals to complete the scene.
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