How to Draw Carl Fredricksen from UP

Artist: Dawn / May 31, 2009

Step 1.

Draw a circle to start drawing out Carl Fredrickson's head and then add the facial guidelines. You will then draw out the guidelines for his shoulders and arm shapes.

Step 2.

Now Carl has a square jaw line (literally), so what you will do now is draw out the shape of his jaw, chin and ears. Next use the facial guidelines to draw out his eyeglasses, and his round nose.

Step 3.

Now that some of Carl's face is drawn out you will start sketching out the rest of his face. Start with his eyebrows, and then move onto drawing out his eyes, and mouth. Thicken the frame for his glasses and then add some aging detail to his face. Yo   

Step 4.

Sketch out the hair style which is combed off to the right side. Next sketch in the forehead wrinkles and then add the bags under old man Carl's eyes. You will detail inside of his left ear which is a hearing aid. Next sketch out the bow tie, and the   

Step 5.

You will add some detailing to his leather belt and then draw out his old hands and fingers. Next start the drawing process for his pants and or legs, and then his walking cane.

Step 6.

Finish off his pants and then draw Carl's shoes. You will then add the cuffs on his pants and then the crease as well. Draw the legs and then the four tennis balls. Erase all the guidelines that you drew in step one and then move to the next step.

Step 7.

Once you are finished you should end up with a Disney character that looks like the one you see here. Add some color and then you have just learned "how to draw Carl Fredricksen from UP step by step".

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Artist: Dawn
Date Added: May 31, 2009
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Description: Okay, I made a vow to myself to draw all the characters from the new Disney movie “UP” and so far I have submitted lessons on how to draw Kevin, Alpha, and Russell. For my fourth character installment, I will do a lesson to teach you guys “how to draw Carl Fredricksen from UP” step by step. Now Carl is another main character and he is a retired balloon salesman. One of Carl’s big dreams was to one day travel to South America. After his wife Ellie died he becomes more determined to fulfill his dream. Now being a retired balloon salesman, Carl comes up with an idea to travel to South America with all of his belongings. Since he has no desire to leave the house that he and his wife lived in, he decides to take thousands of balloons and ties them all to his house. Now being seventy eight years old you would think that Carl has no urge to live out the rest of his life in South America right? Wrong, since Carl is an adventurer at heart he is determined to take that trip that he promised his wife he would one day fulfill. Thousands of balloons are eventually tied to the roof of his house and away he goes on his long lived fantasy by himself, (or so he thought). Unaware of what was hiding on his porch; his plans are eventually challenged when an eight year old boy becomes a stowaway. Together they must overcome all the complications from being in a place declared as a “lost world”. Can Carl and Russell survive extreme weather, unknown species of animals and insects, and treacherous terrains? Find out when you finally go and see the new Disney/Pixar movie “UP” in a theater near you. Oh wait you don’t have time to go see the movie? Well I guess your going to have to settle for learning "how to draw Carl Fredricksen from UP step by step” instead. I will be back in a bit you guys so try and stay put for more upcoming drawing fun here on