\n<\/p><\/div>"}. This article has been viewed 97,288 times. By using our site, you agree to our. Draw the shapes with a light touch as we will erase them later when the leaf starts to take its shape. 3. Learn how to draw leaves, and then place them in a grid. Be sure to meet the midrib back again at the end point. Step 3 Draw some extra leaves in between the main leaves. Leaves and botanicals are the perfect subject matter for sketching, creative journaling, and for doodling as a way to relax and unwind. I mark the top and bottom borders of the leaf. Draw accordingly. Learn how to draw leafs step by step in this tutorial where we will go from super simple and easy, to drawing specific leaves by name. Then starting from the bottom of the left side, curve a line out until it reaches the tip of the stem at the top. A variety of types, sizes and positions will make a pretty fall drawing. With an HB pencil, I draw the core line of the leaf and the extension for its petiole (a leafâs stalk). Start at the same point as before, but add some distance from the first line, to give the leaf some width.