Learn how to draw a great looking Schoolgirl with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial. You can now easily create a beautiful Schoolgirl drawing.
A schoolgirl is a girl who attends school. You can learn how to draw a schoolgirl with the help of this cute cartoon drawing tutorial.
Sometimes, the adjectives "girlish" or "schoolgirlish" are used to describe things that are childlike or immature. In anime and manga, schoolgirls are often drawn wearing school uniforms. Many people like this style and dress up in it - even if they are no longer in school!
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Did you know? In some times and places, girls were not allowed to go to school, even if they really wanted to. This is still true in some places today. Many activists work hard to win the right to go to school for these girls.
But in most parts of the world, girls are encouraged to learn all they can. In fact, more girls are needed in STEM education and careers - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
What is your favorite subject in school? When you draw this schoolgirl, you can write the name of that subject on her book - it can be her favorite, too!
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Schoolgirl
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 1
1. Begin by sketching the girl’s happy face. Use curved lines to draw her lips, nose, and eyebrows. Enclose the rounded shapes of her eyes, slightly pointed at the corners. Then, shade a large circle within each eye to indicate the pupils.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 2
2. Outline the girl’s face. Use overlapping curved lines to create her hair, and “C” shaped lines for the ears. Connect the sides of the face with a long, curved line. Detail the ears, tongue, and chin with short lines.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 3
3. Use curved lines to outline the top of the girl’s head and the part in her hair. On each side of the head, enclose the round shape of a hair tie. Then, use a series of curved lines to sketch each of the pigtails. Indicate the neck of her shirt using a “V” shaped line.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 4
4. Draw a book in the girl’s arm. Use curved lines for the shoulder, forearm, and hand. Then, outline the book. Use straight lines for three sides of it. Then, use curved lines to form the pages.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 5
5. Complete the arm using a curved line, then sketch the remaining shoulder, arm, and hand.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 6
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 7
7. Use curved lines to finish outlining the bag and texturing its folds. Draw a small oval on the front of it. Then, use curved lines to complete the outline of the girl’s shirt, including the shirt’s collar.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 8
8. Use a series of curved lines to draw the girl’s skirt, scalloped at the bottom. Then, begin sketching her legs and the irregular shape of her shoes. Draw a curved line across each leg to indicate the top of the socks.
Schoolgirl Drawing - Step 9
9. Texture the material of the skirt with vertical lines. Complete the outline of the remaining shoe. Then, detail the top of each shoe with a “U” shaped line and a pair of curved lines.
Complete Schoolgirl Drawing
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