How to Draw Flies

Artist: NeekoNoir / July 28, 2012

Step 1.

Firstly before you want to draw a fly, maybe it would be a helpful extra, if you know, what's about his anatomy. The first four page will be about the fly anatomy for the beginning.

Step 2.

After his outfit, now you can see him inside anatomy. Now most important, when you draw them, just for the interest.

Step 3.

Here you can see his/her head anatomy, you can see the differents. Well, it's not important if you draw them as little ones on your picture, but if you want to draw them in bigger size, it could be helpful.

Step 4.

And now, here are the fly in the upper view. Now you can see, that their wings how fit for their body.

Step 5.

And now, just your choice, that wich one, what you would like to draw, here some tip and type for the fly drawing. Can you believe how many forms, what they have got?

Step 6.

Here some species too for your drawing, you can see well them in their side view.

Step 7.

And for the last extra page, here the fly's life, you can see well where they start, how they envolve in their life.

Step 8.

Let's start the "How to draw Fly" part! Now, start to draw the base lines. This is helpful, that you can draw the base form of the body.

Step 9.

For the first part, draw the base form of his head!

Step 10.

And now, draw his big eyes on his head!

Step 11.

As the next step, draw his little "mouth" on the picture.

Step 12.

And now with some little line, draw details on his head, and finish this part of the drawing.

Step 13.

The next bigger step is, draw the base form of the "thorax".

Step 14.

With some line you can draw some details for the thorax part, and this will be the finishing piece in this part of the drawing.

Step 15.

And now, draw the next bigger part, the "abdomen" base form.

Step 16.

With some little or bigger details, you can finish the adbomen part of his body.

Step 17.

And now, here we are, the legs. It's seems like difficult to draw, but if you can see, these are just from 3 part, and you don't need to draw them well, if you don't want to be in perfect fly anatomy :)

Step 18.

And for the last part of the fly drawing is the most important part: the wings. You can see well how you can draw to fit for his body. As their wings are transparent, you don't need to erase the body lines.

Step 19.

You are done! Now go, and color him, as you want. I really enjoy to draw this tutorial, I hope, you like it too. Great work, guys!

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Artist: NeekoNoir
Date Added: July 28, 2012
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Description: Welcome to the tutorial to draw fly. You can find a lot of tips about the flies drawing with a lot of interesting thing, information too. I had fun creating this lesson and be sure to show me how you did!