How to Draw a Scroll
Use light, warm colors to make your scroll look medieval and ancient. Use shading and grayish, brownish colors to make it look old.
What is a scroll design?
In art, the scroll is a decorative element with spirals and rolling incomplete circle motifs, some of which resemble the edge-on view of a book or document in scroll form, though many types are plant-scrolls, which loosely represent plant forms such as vines with leaves or flowers attached.
What is a scroll painting?
Scroll painting is an East Asian art form in which a scroll is opened from right to left and viewed on a table. The landscape hand scroll (makimono), a pictorial rather than narrative form, peaked in the 10th and 11th centuries with masters like Xu Daoning and Fan Kuan.
How do I draw a book?
Draw a line through the center of the book and two rectangles from it, with the top and bottom lines curved to give the effect of an open book. Draw a few small lines at the bottom of the pages to represent pages.