How to Draw a Christmas Landscape

Two Methods:

The key to drawing a Christmas landscape is in the details. You have to be creative to make your snowy landscape look different than all the other snowy landscapes. Here are two methods to draw a Christmas winter scene. Keep practicing and you'll be able to add a third.

Method 1

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    Start by drawing the land. Since this is a winter landscape, the ground will be covered with snow.
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    Draw another curved line on the background of the first.
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    Draw two or more pine trees. If you notice, they look like triangles with jagged edges.
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    Add a Christmas star in the sky. Add a star on each of the trees. Don't forget to put a little bit of snow on the tree.
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    Now you're ready to paint your drawing. Use soft colors like sky blue, and a very pale purple and white for the sky and snow. And, of course, paint the trees green. Use gradients and texture as you wish.

Method 2

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    Draw curvy lines. This will eventually become snow and hills.
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    Start sketching the sky. Draw clouds, and, if desired, add a sun or moon. Make sure that you don't add anything onto the bottom section.
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    Draw a Christmas tree. Add lights and ornaments.
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    Add in a snowman or two.
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    Add details. Consider adding falling snow, or animals such as reindeer.
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    Outline your drawing with permanent media (like ink,marker,sketch pen,etc. ). Make sure to erase all your guidelines.
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    Color it and you're done!

Tips

  • Draw additional stars in the sky.

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Categories: Drawing Geography | Christmas