Rainbow Dash, a Pegasus pony, is the main character of the animated series My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. This article shows you how to draw it.
Part 1 of 4: the face
Step 1. Draw the outline of the head
Draw an oblong and then a vertical line that separates it into two equal parts. Then draw a horizontal line placed in the lower part of the oblong.
Step 2. Make a rough sketch of the eyes, ears and neck
You can use two small oblong shapes for the eyes and one oval shape for the ears.
Step 3. Draw the hair
Step 4. Add detail in the eyes
Proceed by drawing two small oblongs in each eye. Add three slanting lines for the lashes. You don't need to draw eyelashes on the other eye since it will be covered by the hair.
Step 5. Draw the reflections of light in the eyes using two small oblongs
One will be smaller than the other.
Step 6. Draw the nose as well as the mouth by making simple curves
Step 7. With the sketches drawn previously, you can refine the details of the hair using thicker curves
Step 8. Erase unnecessary lines
Step 9. Color your drawing
Part 2 of 4: the body
Step 1. Draw the outlines of the head and body
Draw a circle for the head and add a vertical curve on the left side. Separate the circle in half again using a horizontal curve. For the body, you can use a slightly thicker oblong shape on the back part. Draw a circle in this part.
Step 2. Connect the head and the body
For the neck, just draw two oblique lines. Then add the contours of the legs.
Step 3. Draw the outline of the ears, hair, tail and wings
Step 4. Add face details
Draw the eyes using small oblongs. Then draw the nose by making it slightly pointed and draw the mouth.
Step 5. Draw the reflections of light in the eyes by adding two small oblongs
One will be smaller than the other. Add a curve in the middle of the ear.
Step 6. Add the details of the wings
Draw small curves for the feathers.
Step 7. Refine the outline of the hair and tail using sharp angles
Step 8. Complete the drawing of the four limbs from the outlines drawn at the start
Step 9. Don't forget to add her beauty mark
It is a cloud and a rainbow in the shape of a lightning bolt on its back part.
Step 10. Refine your drawing by removing unnecessary curves from the original sketch
Step 11. Color your drawing
Part 3 of 4: Rainbow Dash's head
Step 1. Draw a vertical oblong in the center of the page
Step 2. Add two eye ovals inside the oblong
Draw two more ovals in each of them.
Step 3. Draw the details of the mouth, nose and neck
Step 4. Draw the hair that is facing to the left - just use curves and dashes
Then draw the visible right ear with curves.
Step 5. Add the details of the wings, hair or mane
Step 6. Refine with a pen and remove unnecessary lines
Add details to embellish.
Step 7. Color as you like
Part 4 of 4: Rainbow Dash's body
Step 1. Draw two circles and an oval
The oval and one of the circles overlap. The other circle will be a little higher up and will be bigger. This will be the basis of the drawing.