You will need
  • A4 drawing paper, pencils of different softness, eraser and tissue.
First, position the fabric as you like or in the way you will be able to perform its drawing.
Draw a straight line in the middle of the sheet and divide it in half. Mentally label the contours of your future drawing drapery.
Make a sketch of the main lines, which is most clearly visible on the fabric and also mark the shadow areas, filling them with a pencil.
Using a pencil, spend a few additional lines with which to build the future pattern draping. It could be the points and dotted lines.
Draw a drop shadow in the foreground. Filling, don't forget to display the shadow of your draperies.
At the last stage of draw draperies , you should paint over the background. Use less dark tone, to draw attention to the front.