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Top 30+ Basketball Drawing Ideas For Kids To Adults Artist

30+ Basketball drawing ideas by viral painting

Greetings creators! Any basketball lover out there? I guess there must be a lot.

 If you are an artist and a basketball lover, this is going to be a pleasure with a treasure for you.

Today, we came up with 30+ basketball drawing ideas. These ideas are simplified and categorized into three sections as per your age and expertise in art.

Hence we are aware of different needs and perceptions and we have compiled these basketball pictures that will aid you to provide multiple basketball drawing ideas.

Let’s explore for more!

Simple and creative basketball drawings

You all must be familiar with Basketball but it will be resourceful if we know some facts about this.  

A Basketball is a round ball used in a sport called basketball. It usually ranges from very small sizes (used as promotional items) having a few inches or centimeters of diameter to extra large balls having 60 cm of diameter (used in training exercises).

In this guide, you will find plenty of drawing ideas that will make you fall in love with it.

These basketball drawing ideas will brush up your mind to make you more creative and involved with your art.

A full-hearted Involvement with your art is as important as a pen or pencil to create one.

Let’s begin!

Easy basketball drawings for kids

Children love outdoor games more than playing indoor games. Basketball is surely one of them.

Children usually draw things that they find and observe around them. They are unable to draw things that they have never seen. Observation is a key to drawing or painting.

But no worries, if you haven’t seen a basketball yet or have never played with it.

We are here, with a bundle of basketball drawing ideas that will look very familiar to you and will help you to draw one effortlessly.

Pick up your drawing tools and let’s start sketching!

Here is a perfect illustration of a basketball and for this, we shall be drawing a perfect circle that will be the outline of the basketball. Add curved lines inside the circle and fill it with Orange color.

Another idea to draw a basketball as illustrated below is to simply make a circle and add some horizontal and vertical curved lines inside it.

Here is the easiest way to draw a basketball, simply draw a circle by using a cup or a compass and make two straight lines intersecting each other and two inverted curves on the top and bottom of the ball.

Make a perfect circle by using any helping tool and insert some lines into it as shown in the below image. Outline the ball by using a dark black sketch to enhance its perimeter and lines.

Or you can keep it simple and neat by making a clear circle and then adding two slightly curved lines intersecting each other inside the circle. After this, draw two elongated curved lines on each opposite side.

You can also draw your basketball directly with crayons. Draw a circle by using a darker shade of crayon and make lines inside it. Color the inner portion of the ball with an orange crayon.

Basketball drawing ideas for adults

Adults are much more experienced in comparison to kids. They not only know about basketball but also have played it multiple times.

You might have some ideas for drawing a basketball, but Viral Painting will assist you to make your art not so traditional.

Check out these ideas and make an impression on everybody with your upgraded drawing skills.

If you are looking for a unique idea to make a basketball drawing, here is the perfect illustration below. For this, draw a circle and lines inside it to make the ball and spiked lines connecting behind the ball to replicate its motion.

As shown in the below image, draw a circle and shade with black in such a way that will create another circle inside it. Draw the lines through the shading area by erasing it up to the requirement.

You can also add a fire-like shape behind the ball to show its spark and speed.

Making the ball alone can be so ordinary and basic. You can make a basket along with the ball as shown below.

To make the basketball unique, add double parallel lines inside it through the circle in such a way that will leave some gaps in the outer surface of the ball.

Add a light orange shade inside the ball to make it look shiny.

Adding slightly falling curved lines behind the ball to make it look jumped up the floor could be a nice way to replicate its motion.

Instead of coloring it orange, you can simply shade it with light grey and highlight the lines by outlining them with a darker sketch.

Still, the easiest way to make a basketball is to draw a circle and add some vertical and horizontal lines inside it and color it with a bright Orange shade.

Basketball drawing ideas for professionals

For all the professional artists there, we have something for you too.

These drawings will enhance your imagination skills and make you think of more and more creative ideas for your artwork. 

You are free to imitate these drawing ideas if they are identical to your preferences and convey the perfect outcome.

Scroll down to have a glimpse!

The final Say —

Teamwork makes everything easy and creative. If you are an artist or want to be one, Viral painting should be your second home. 

We try our best to be consistent in providing you with some best-drawing ideas and will always help you whenever you get out of unique ideas

We are pleased if these drawing ideas helped you with your painting. 

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Happy sketching!

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  • Hanu Rajput

    Hey, This is Hanu Rajput, a digital marketing expert for the past 6 years born and brought up in the small town of Punjab, India. Since my childhood, I am so creative & love doing a painting that's why I started doing it. In fact, my creativity boosted me to create these blogs to show India's one of finest talents to the whole world.

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