How to Draw a Tree

Trees are an essential element of our planet, and play a key role in helping us to stay alive thanks to their production of oxygen. It seems only right that we honor the amazing job that trees do each day – and we have just the steps that you need to achieve this.


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Step-By-Step Images and Instructions

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Start with a black pen and a ruler, and draw a short line at the bottom of your page.


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Bring a slightly curved line up on either side of this…


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And then bring two diagonal, parallel lines out to the top right-hand corner of the page, ending with a fork at the top.


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Add a curved branch below the fork…


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And then bring a curved branch across to the left and up slightly.


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Bring two forked, curved shapes down below this, and then another curved branch below this.


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Take a line up on the left, and curve this across slightly.


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Add a fork to the side of this, and then another branch to the right.


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Fill in the tree with the black pen.


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Use a green pen to add a small leaf to the bottom right branch.


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Repeat this with leaves all over the tree…


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And then use a darker green pen to add more leaves.


And voila – your very own incredible, life-giving tree; time to give thanks and honor these amazing plants.

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