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How to Draw a Scimitar

How to Draw a Scimitar

Hello everybody! In this drawing lesson we will show you how to draw a scimitar. Scimitar – a sword with a curved blade, in which one side is sharpened completely, and the other side is sharpened only near the tip.


Step 1

First we draw the most important part of the melee weapon – its blade. The main feature of the scimitar is a curved blade of interesting shape.

How to Draw a Scimitar

Step 2

Now draw the sharpening lines of the scimitar. As we said – it is the lower part of the blade and a short area near the tip at the top side of the blade.

Learn to Draw a Scimitar

Step 3

Now draw the guard. The guard of the scimitars as you can see also is very unusual. It is curved from both sides.

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Step 4

Draw the grip of the scimitar. Draw the grip of the scimitar. Grips of such weapons are pretty short because it is one handed swords.

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Step 5

Now draw the pommel, which serves to improve the grip of the sword. Pommels of scimitars are usually curved down as in our example.

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Step 6

And on the last step we add shadows. Just use simple hatching to draw the shadows and using some short strokes add glare to the blade.

How to Draw a Scimitar

It was a lesson on how to draw a scimitar. A sword that called “exotic” in a lot of computer RPGs and usually used by skeletons. If you liked this tutorial you will probably like the lesson on how to draw a short sword. Don’t forget to share our tutorials and subscribe to us in social networks.


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