You can learn to draw a cartoon ghost using simple shapes and lines using the basic lesson found on this page. I will also help you analyze the character so that you can understand all you need to know about the features that need to be added to the image. Finally, more fun ghosts are available on the bottom of this page if you want to try different characters and try various styles and designs.
Ghosts have been around for a long time. Whether they are covered with a blanket or simply assuming a human silhouette, these scary creatures are very present in the popular culture. Of course, they are mostly present in books or horror movies. Let’s proceed with the first part of this tutorial : analyzing a simple picture of a real ghost. 🙂
In today’s drawing tutorial, you are going to learn how to draw a ghost.
Just follow our easy step by step ghost drawing instructions and you’ll be drawing friendly (or scary) ghosts in no time.
When it comes to drawing a ghost, it’s all about it’s facial expressions – you can make a scary ghost, a friendly one, silly looking one… It’s all in the face. That said, we’ll be drawing a friendly, not scary ghost.
This tutorial shows how adding a few more details can make a ghost look much more dynamic. It has a definite face, looks dimensional, and even appears to be moving. That’s quite a change over the standard variety!
How to draw a ghost is another super quick, but fun Halloween drawing!
Speaking of Halloween, have you guys decorated your house yet? Our decorations have been up for about a week now. Halloween sure is a lot more fun, when you actually get into it. I have to admit the last few Halloweens I didn’t care much…and it pretty much came and went. This year is not like those, we’re prepping to make this the best so far.
How to draw a ghost step by Step
- Draw a medium-sized circle at the top of the page.
- Draw a vertical oval which overlaps almost half of the circle.
- Draw the left and right arms using curves.
- Draw curves at the bottom of the oval to create a sense of flotation to the ghost. Add small circles for flotation effect.
- Color to your liking and especially use dark colors!