How to Draw a T-Shirt

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Learn how to draw a great looking T-Shirt with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.

By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a perfect T-Shirt.

Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a T-Shirt

How to Draw a Great Looking T-Shirt for Kids and Beginners - Step 1

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 1

1. Begin the t-shirt outline by drawing a curved line. Notice that the line has a gentle point near each end. This forms the neck of the t-shirt.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 2

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 2

2. Extend long curved lines from each end of the line drawn in the previous step. These are the shoulders of the T-shirt. Also, draw a wide "U" shaped line just below the line drawn in the previous step. This completes the neck opening of the t-shirt.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 3

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 3

3. Extend a curved line from one shoulder of the t-shirt to form the top of the sleeve. Draw a shorter curved line parallel to but some distance from it. This forms the bottom of the sleeve.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 4

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 4

4. Connect the two lines of the sleeve with another curved line. Then, draw the remaining sleeve. Again, extend a long curved line from the shirt's shoulder and another, shorter curved line parallel to it.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 5

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 5

5. Connect the lines of the sleeve using another curved line. Then, use long curved lines to form the sides of the t-shirt. The lines should overlap the bottom of the sleeves slightly.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 6

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 6

6. Connect the bottom lines of the shirt using a long curved line. Then, draw a curved line across the top of the sleeve, but don't attach it to each side of the garment. This indicates the seam of the sleeve.

Easy T-Shirt Drawing - Step 7

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 7

7. Draw another sleeve seam above the opposite sleeve. From the underarm of each sleeve, extend a short curved line to indicate folds in the fabric.

Add More Details to Your T-Shirt Picture - Step 8

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 8

8. Draw a curve line across the bottom of each sleeve. This indicates the hem or a striped pattern on the sleeve.

Complete the Outline of Your T-Shirt Drawing - Step 9

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 9

9. Draw curved lines across the bottom of the shirt to indicate folds in the fabric.

Color Your T-Shirt Drawing

T-shirt step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 10

Your t-shirt outline is now complete. Color the shirt to match your favorite outfit. In our example, we've made the body and sleeves of the shirt one color and the collar and bands around the ends of the sleeve, another.

You can even draw one of your favorite characters on the front of the shirt!

For more great easy clothes drawing tutorials, see the collection of Easy Clothes Drawing Guides.

Easy, step by step T-Shirt drawing tutorial
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Learn More About The T-Shirt Drawing

Would you like to draw a T-shirt? Now you can, with the help of this easy, step-by-step t-shirt drawing guide.

Drawing a T-shirt is easy. As its name suggests, the basic shape of the garment is like the letter "T." The torso of the shirt makes up the upright of the "T" shape, with the sleeves forming the top of the "T."

Scroll down for a downloadable PDF of this tutorial.

As shaded in our illustration, this is called a ringer tee. It has a ring of different-colored material around each of the sleeves and the neck.

What your characters wear can tell viewers a lot about them. What if a t-shirt isn't right for your character? Try out this buttoned-down anime shirt drawing or this polo shirt drawing.

For more easy and fun guides, see the How to Draw a Cartoon Cowboy Hat or Plaid Drawing tutorials.

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