How to Draw Drake

If you’re a fan of drawing and Canadian rapper Drake then this is a great reference photo to use when you learn how to draw Drake.

Follow the instructions below and read the drawing tips on how to draw Drake, and you’ll be able to complete your drawing quickly and accurately.


Drawing Tips
Tips on How to Draw Drake:

  • The grid image below gives a good indication of the shadows in Drake’s jaw line and chin. Work these shapes into your foundation drawing before you begin shading
  • Build up his foundational skin tone of mid tones, highlights and shadows, then add the detail of his facial hair over that
  • If you have the patience, you can use a concentration of short pencil lines to build up the pattern and texture of Drake’s hair
  • You may choose to lighten the background to create more contrast in this drawing


How to Draw

  1. Click on the grid and gray-scale images below of Drake 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 Drake 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 completing your drawing of Drake


1) Grid Image: How to Draw Drake

How to Draw Drake Using a Grid

How to Draw Drake Using a Grid: This grid image will help you to accurately draw in the shapes and shadows of your drawing of Drake


2) Gray-scale Image: How to Draw Drake

How to Draw Drake: Gray-scale

How to Draw Drake: Gray-scale image to help you match the gray tones when you shade in your drawing of Drake

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One Response to How to Draw Drake

  1. why don’t you do it step by step so it can be easy

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