Drawing a hand can be difficult task, specially if it is first time. However, a nice hand drawing can be achieved with the help of a right approach. In this lesson, I am going to demonstrate you all steps in easiest manner so that you can draw following hand.

The reference material used in this drawing is at the bottom

pencil drawing tutorial

Step 1

Hand Structure

Firstly, it is important that we understand the hand structure and over all proportions, therefore we will approach it by drawing anatomy of hand as following:

hand image with pencil drawing

Step 2

Draw Outline of the Hand

Using a pencil draw outline of the hand, it is not necessary that you use first picture to draw outline of hand, the first picture in step 1 was to demonstrate you one of the way easiest way to approach hand drawing.

how to draw a hand

Step 3

Adding Details

WIth the help of Pencil, now start adding details from the outer areas of the hand, approach it slow and steady, use eraser where you make a mistake.

draw a hand

Step 4


Now using a blending stump, use your way from the top to middle with gentle hands to give it more smudgy and realistic look.

draw a hand

Full Video Tutorial on How to Draw a hand

Reference Material for Hand Drawing

  • Staedtler Pencil 6B
  • Faber Castell Pencil (3b-7b)
  • Derwetn Pencil 8B
  • Black Pencil
  • Blending Stump
  • Tissue
  • Kneaded Eraser

Categories: How to Draw


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