Jeff Fried
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A Complete Guide on How To Draw a Bike in 12 Steps

Draw to Marks

A Complete Guide on How To Draw a Bike in 12 Steps Add marks to represent the middle of each wheel - drawing a small X will work as a mark.
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Draw Two Circles 

Add a circle for each wheel - the gap between the wheels should be about as wide as the radius of one wheel.

Draw Another Mark

Now place a mark between the center of the two circles, closer to the left circle - a simple X will work as a mark.
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Draw an M

Draw the letter ‘M’ between the circles connecting the bottom points of the M to the three marks you’ve made so far.

Draw Two Horizontal Lines

Draw a horizontal line connecting the two high points of the M. Draw a horizontal line connecting your left most mark and the middle mark.
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Draw Two Small Circles

Draw small circles in the middle of each wheel.

Draw More Lines

Double the lines of the bike frame. This will add volume to your bike.
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Draw Your Seat

Add a seat and handle bars. You can stylize your seat and handle bars as you wish.

Add Gears and Foot Pedals 

Draw a circle for the gear wheel and add foot pedals.
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Draw Two Inner Circle

Add an inner circle for the bicycle wheels.

Draw Spoke

Complete your wheels by adding spokes.
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Finish with shading

Add definition and shading to bring your drawing of a bicycle to life.
the final step of how to draw a bike

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