Graffiti is an act of artistic expression for designers and artists to be able to display their work and even convey a political message on public walls and on paper. These can be made using spray paint, car paint, crayons, permanent inks and etching. Learn how to draw simple graffiti on paper by following this tutorial.
Method 1 of 2: Ribbon Style
Step 1. We will try this with the word 'iris'
Draw the first letter 'i' using straight and curved lines to convey the embossed style.
Step 2. Draw the letter 'r' using straight, curved lines with arrow-like edges
The letters are also drawn higher than the first.
Step 3. Draw another 'i' that is taller than the 'r' and in the same style as the first letter
Step 4. Draw the last letter 's' with the tail extending to the left and curling
Draw the edges sharp and tapered.
Step 5. Trace with a black pen
Step 6. Color as you like, then design the background
Method 2 of 2: Provocative Style (Edgy Style)
Step 1. Draw any word using regular font, in this case we will use 'sheep' in Arial Black
Step 2. Draw a style for the 'h' to match the font style
Convey the letter form.
Step 3. Draw the first letter 's' in an embossed style connecting to the second letter
Step 4. Draw the letter 'e' using straight lines and connect it to the second letter
Step 5. Draw the same 'e' but slightly away from the previous letter
Follow the style.
Step 6. Draw the letter 'p' to convey the writing style
Step 7. Draw the last letter 's' in the same style as the first letter and connect to the previous letter
Step 8. Trace with a pen and erase unnecessary lines
Color as you like!