How to Draw a Windmill
The following tutorial will teach you how to draw a windmill. Draw its panel first, then draw the house, and add the background. If you like this cartoon windmill, just follow the instructions below to try it out.
A windmill is a kind of power machinery that does not require fuel and uses wind as an energy source. At first it was only used for grinding flour and the like, but later it was also used for sawing wood and papermaking.
People often refer to the Netherlands as the "land of windmills". One-third of the country's area is only 1 meter above sea level, and nearly a quarter of it is below sea level. Windmills had played a huge role in the process of reclaiming land from the sea in the Netherlands.
The largest windmill in Netherlands is several stories high, with wings as long as 20 meters. At the end of the 18th century, there were about 12,000 windmills across the country.
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How to Draw a Windmill Step by Step
1. Draw a panel.
2. Add a circle and another panel.
3. Add a panel below.
4. Add the last panel.
5. Draw the roof on the outside of this circle.
6. Draw the second floor and add a window.
7. Draw the first floor and add a door.
8. Add clouds, sun and horizon.
9. Color the windmill.