Learn how to draw a great looking Headphones with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial. You can now easily create a beautiful Headphones drawing.
Headphones are a pair of small loudspeakers that are held to the ears by a wire headband that passes over the head. Headphones are also called earphones, ear-speakers, or cans. Headphones with a built-in microphone are often called headsets.
Headphones are often used in professional applications, such as by pilots, DJs, and film editors. They are also used by consumers who wish to make phone calls, play video games, or listen to music hands-free.
Did you know? The first headphones were invented in 1910. They were made by hand in the inventor's kitchen, using parts of a telephone receiver earpiece. Their first official application was the U.S. Navy.
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There are many different types of headphones. Circumaural headphones cover the ear, while supra-aural headphones rest on the ear. Earbuds are placed in the ear itself, while bone conduction headphones sit in front of the ear, sending sound waves through the bones of the skull to the eardrums.
Would you like to draw a cartoon of headphones? This easy, step-by-step cartoon object drawing guide is here to show you how. All you will need is a pencil, an eraser, and a sheet of paper to rock on.
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing Headphones
Headphones Drawing - Step 1
1. Begin by drawing a circle. This will outline one headphone.
Headphones Drawing - Step 2
2. Draw an oval along one edge of the circle. Then, draw curved lines around it. The result should resemble a striped toy ball.
Headphones Drawing - Step 3
3. Draw an oval, partially hidden by the circle. This will form the second headphone.
Headphones Drawing - Step 4
4. Draw a curved line from one side of the oval to the other, outlining the side and back of the second headphone.
Headphones Drawing - Step 5
5. Draw curved lines across the side of the second headphone.
Headphones Drawing - Step 6
6. Detail the earcup. Draw an oval inside the second headphone. Then, draw a curved line down its center, giving it a three-dimensional appearance.
Headphones Drawing - Step 7
7. Draw the headband of the headphones, erasing as necessary. Draw a long, curved line from the top of one headphone to the side of the other. Draw a second curved line, parallel to the first. It should go from the top of one headphone, through the other headphone, culminating at the base of the inner oval.
Headphones Drawing - Step 8
8. Draw two curved lines across the headband, giving it a three-dimensional appearance.
Headphones Drawing - Step 9
9. Draw straight, parallel lines across each side of the headband. Draw a small rectangle between two of these lines.
Complete Headphones Drawing
Color your headphones. Black and red are popular colors, as are gold, white, and the pinkish rose gold.
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