Drawing Nicki Minaj

Use this sassy photo as a reference for drawing Nicki Minaj.

Follow the instructions below and read the drawing tips on drawing Nicki Minaj.



 

Drawing Tips
Tips on Drawing Nicki Minaj:

  • In this image, Nicki’s hair is very dark. For help on blending and building up shadow, see the section called “Building up Shadows” in our guide on “How to Shade Your Portrait” for help.

 

How to Draw

  1. Click on the grid and gray-scale images below of Nicki Minaj to enlarge them
  2. Right click on each image and save them on your computer or tablet
  3. Print out both images or keep them open on your computer or tablet to view while you’re drawing
  4. Set up a 5 x 7 grid on your sketch pad. If you don’t know how to, read this: “How to Set Up a Grid in 2 Minutes”
  5. Then using the grid image below of Nicki Minaj as a reference, draw the outlines of the shapes and shadows onto the grid on your sketch pad. If you need some guidance, click here to see our demo: “Demo: How to Draw a Portrait Step by Step”
  6. Once you have completed the outline drawing, begin shading your portrait. If you are a beginner at shading, click here for tips: “How to Shade Your Portrait”
  7. Well done! By following these instructions, you’re are on your way to complete drawing Nicki Minaj

 

1) Grid Image: Drawing Nicki Minaj

Drawing Nicki Minaj Using a Grid

Drawing Nicki Minaj Using a Grid: This grid image will help you to accurately draw in the shapes and shadows drawing Nicki Minaj

 

2) Gray-scale Image: Drawing Nicki Minaj

Drawing Nicki Minaj: Gray-scale image

Drawing Nicki Minaj: Gray-scale image to help you match the gray tones when you shade your Nicki Minaj drawing

 


 

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One Response to Drawing Nicki Minaj

  1. Mishka M says:

    this will be my first Nicki-M drawing… wish me luck !!!

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