Step 10: Draw a couple of curved lines on the left side to close off the top shape of the wind dragon's wing. Draw a couple more curved lines from the top of the body to the top part of the wing for the lower edge of the wing. Add a few more lines within the shapes for extra detail.
Step 11: Use the initial lines and shapes as guides to draw the rest of the body. Darken the outer edges of the initial guides to create the shape of the dragon's body. Don't overlap the shape of the wing, arm or leg as you darken the lines. Draw a line along the lower edge of the body for the separation of the scales. Don't overlap the arm and leg.
Step 12: Draw a series of short, vertical lines across the bottom of the body for the individual scales. Don't draw the lines too close together; spread them out. Don't overlap the limbs as you draw the dragon's scales. On the tip of the tail, draw a small, arrow-like shape for a spike. Draw a series of small, triangular shapes along the top edge of the dragon's body for more spikes. Don't overlap the wing as you draw the spikes. Make the spikes smaller the closer they are to the tip of the tail.
Step 13: Under the body, to the right of the arm, draw the bottom part of the other arm. Use the dragon's first arm as a template. Only the hand and digits will be visible. Draw the other leg the same way. Use the first leg as a template to draw the visible portions of the other leg to the right. At the top, draw the other wing in a similar way. Use the first wing as a template to draw the second wing on the right side. A small portion of the second wing will be visible on the lower, left side too.
Step 14: Go over the final sketch lines with a pen, marker or any other type of permanent ink. Take your time and be careful when you ink to avoid any accidents. After inking, get rid of every pencil mark with an eraser for a cleaner drawing of a flying dragon.
Final Step: Color your drawing! Dragons are mythical, so you can color your drawing any way you'd like. For this a wind dragon like this one, use different shades of blue all over the body. Color the main part of the body and wings regular blue. Use light blue for the underside of the wings and body. Use dark blue for the spikes and horns and to create shadows. Add some squiggly lines on the underside of the wing for veins and use more dark blue to add a few stripes across the body. Color lightly at first and then slowly add more pressure to your pencil and blend the colors together. Coloring can be time-consuming, so be patient and take breaks. Don't forget to pause the video after each step to draw at your own pace.
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