How to Draw a Basketball Hoop

Artist: Dawn / December 16, 2008

Step 1.

Okay this first step to drawing a basketball hoop is very simple and basic. You will start out by drawing the backboard guidelines as shown that look like a big plus sign. Next draw a perfect square shape, a narrow oval shape and then a wide hour gla   

Step 2.

In this next step of drawing a basketball hoop you will draw out the actual shape of the backboard. The top and edges are round and the bottom is straight and slanted. Here comes the tricky part, you will now start tackling drawing out the basketball   

Step 3.

In this last drawing step of the basketball hoop you will draw the pin stripped line on the outer inside of the backboard and the nets backboard. Once you are done you can then erase the guidelines that you drew in step one.

Step 4.

And here is your finished drawing once everything is done. All that is left to do now is add some color and customize the basketball hoop to your liking. I hope you found this tutorial on how to draw a basketball hoop step by step easy and helpful.

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Artist: Dawn
Date Added: December 16, 2008
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Description: Hello everyone, welcome back to another drawing tutorial here on I am going to submit a tutorial on how to draw a basketball hoop step by step. This is a pretty basic drawing lesson on a basketball hoop that we know and use today. The only difficult thing about this tutorial is learning how to draw the basketball net because all the lines are crisscrossed and positioned in a very eye confusing way. The best way to tackle this tutorial is to follow each step slowly, and patiently. My main reason for doing all these sporting tutorials is because I know there are kids out there that love sports and would love to learn how to draw all kinds of sports equipment. I know that if you love basketball, you will love this tutorial on how to draw a basketball hoop step by step. Have fun with this lesson and stick around because I will be back with more fun on the way.