How to Draw a Civil War Soldier
During the Civil War, legendary military figures such as Ulysses S. Grant and William T. Sherman rose to prominence, wearing a variety of uniforms and carrying a variety of equipment.
Things You’ll Need:
Draw a serious expression on the soldiers’ faces by portraying a straight mouth and medium-sized features. Draw the Union sergeant with an upturned hat, epaulets, and three pointed sergeant stripes. Draw the Confederate sergeant with an upturned hat, epaulets, and three pointed sergeant stripes.
Avoid focusing more on the soldiers’ facial features than on the uniforms, as this is where the most accuracy is required.
How do you draw a boy?
- Draw a large U shape on top.
- Add a cap of hair on top.
- Draw the face and hair details.
- Continue with the neck and shirt.
- Add shorts below.
- Draw legs and feet under the shorts.
- Add simple arms.
What are soldiers called?
cadet, infantry, recruit, private, gunner, scout, rank, fighter, mercenary, guerrilla, veteran, guard, officer, volunteer, marine, pilot, paratrooper, trooper, commando, warrior