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Drawing a Knight on Horseback

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Here you’ll learn how to draw a knight on horseback in 9 steps. By using this simple and fun method for learning how to draw, kids will become true artists!

To draw your knight on horseback, you can use Canson® ‘C’ à Grain®Mi-Teintes® or Vivaldi® paper.


Step 1

Begin by drawing an outline of the horse using a pencil.

Step 2

Add an outline of the knight.

Rub out the unnecessary lines, which are dotted.

Step 3

Add more detail to your horse.

Draw its tale, mane and facial features.

Step 4

Add more detail to your knight.

Draw the details of his armour, helmet and lance.

Step 5

Add whichever colours you want to your drawing.


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