Learn how to draw a great looking Plane with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.
By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a beautiful Plane.
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If you could travel anywhere you wanted, where would you go? Draw your dreams with the help of this easy, step-by-step jet plane drawing guide.
Airplanes are vehicles that fly through the sky. Can you see the different parts in the drawing?
The body of the plane is called a fuselage, and wings extend from it. The rectangle on the side is the plane's door, and the darkened squares are windows. The tail has small wings called stabilizers.
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There are also cylinder-shaped jet engines on the wings. Other aircraft use similar engines - check out this fighter jet drawing for an example.
Did you know? If you want to be an engineer when you grow up, drawing things like this airplane is a good place to start. You can also learn about how planes interact with the air by making paper airplanes like the one in this paper airplane drawing.
Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Plane
How to Draw a Great Looking Plane for Kids, Beginners, and Adults - Step 1
1. Begin the cartoon plane outline by drawing a long curved line. This will become the top of the fuselage or body of the airplane.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 2
2. Draw another long curved line from one end of the previous line to the other. Notice how the back of the fuselage slopes, and how the nose of the plane is rounded.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 3
3. Draw a curved rectangle just above the nose of the plane. This is the windshield of the cockpit. Then, begin drawing a line of small squares down the side of the plane. You can use a ruler to make sure they are in a straight line.
About one-third of the way down the plane, draw a rectangle with rounded corners. This is the door of the plane.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 4
4. Draw the wing, erasing as necessary. Use curved lines to enclose a blunt triangle shape.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 5
5. Draw the wing on the opposite side. Again, use curved lines to enclose the triangular shape.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 6
6. Use curved lines to enclose the cylinder-shaped jet engines, two beneath each wing. Contour the fronts of the engines with "C" shaped lines.
Easy Plane Drawing - Step 7
7. Draw the plane's tail stabilizers, erasing as necessary. Use curved lines to draw a triangle shape on the side and a parallelogram on top. Enclose a tiny triangle along the upper fin to indicate the horizontal stabilizer on the opposite side.
Add More Details to Your Plane Picture - Step 8
8. Draw a long line down the center of the plane, just below the windows. Allow it to curve around the nose of the plane. Band the fronts of the engines with curved lines.
Complete the Outline of Your Plane Drawing - Step 9
9. Draw a straight line parallel to the trailing edge of each wing and stabilizer.
Color Your Plane Drawing
Your cartoon plane outline is now complete. Color your aircraft. We've shaded ours white and blue, but planes come in a rainbow of colors. Can you color yours to match your favorite airline?
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