How to Draw Doodles on an Elephant Drawing
Gather your supplies
Think about your elephant, shapes and doodles. Here are some ideas. Sketch it in pencil first.
Draw the elephant with a calligraphy pen.
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Go over some of the the doodles and designs with a calligraphy pen
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and some of the doodles with a micron pen (several of these will act as guides that you will cover up later).
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When the ink is dry, paint the elephant gray. Leave some areas white to use as accents later.
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This may take some time as you paint around the details.
Paint pink areas on the trunk, head, and back.
And green areas.
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While that dries, paint first layer of the splash.
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Now draw some white accents with a gelly roll pen.
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And others with a red gelly roll pen.
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Add some green with a calligraphy pen and metallic ink.
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And few bits of blue with another gelly roll pen.
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Finally, use brass metallic ink and a calligraphy pen to finish with gold accents.
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Paint one more layer of water.
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And you're finished!
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