Pichu is a tiny, electric-type baby mouse Pokémon. Pichu was part of Generation II, first introduced in the Gold, Silver, and Crystal Pokémon games of 1999.
Pichu evolves, or grows, into Pikachu, which in turn evolves into Raichu if given a Thunder Stone.
Pichu can use its electricity to shock others, even humans, but it is not skilled at doing so. It may accidentally discharge or even shock itself if it tries to store too much energy, or if it laughs or is frightened.
Well-known Pichu characters include the Pichu Brothers, who appear numerous times in the cartoons. Another is the Spiky-eared Pichu, a female Pichu with three tips on one ear. She has been known to come to the assistance of Pikachu and Ash.
Ben’s Ukulele Pichu carries a ukulele - a musical instrument similar to a guitar - on its back. Did you know? Pichu’s name is derived from Japanese words meaning “sparkly” and “squeak.”
As a Generation II Pokémon, Pichu is absent from the earliest video games, trading cards, and cartoons. The Pokémon franchise began in 1996, with the release of the first video game for the Game Boy system. It didn’t take long for “pokémania” to sweep the globe.
Would you like to draw an adorable little Pichu? As a Pokémon trainer, you can consider this easy, step-by-step drawing tutorial to be part of your training. All you will need is a pencil, an eraser, and a sheet of paper. You may also wish to color your finished drawing.
Pichu, I choose you!
1. Begin by drawing a circle. This will form Pichu’s head.
2. Draw a curved line beneath the head. The line should nearly enclose a rounded shape, leaving a gap on one side. This forms Pichu’s body.
3. Use a “U” shaped line to draw an arm on each side of the body, erasing guide lines as necessary. Detail the hand using a smaller “U” shaped line within each.
4. Enclose the oval shaped foot. Draw short lines at the tip of the foot to indicate the toes.
5. Enclose the remaining oval shaped foot. Draw short lines on the tip to indicate the toes.
6. Use four slightly curved lines to enclose a diamond shape extending from the head, erasing guide lines as necessary. Notice that the shape is not fully enclosed. This forms Pichu’s ear. Then, detail the ear using an “M” shaped pattern.
7. Draw Pichu’s other ear, again using four slightly curved lines to enclose a rough diamond shape. Detail the ear with another stylized letter “M.”
8. Detail Pichu’s neck. Draw a ruff of jagged points using several lines of different lengths. Then, draw the tail. Use three lines to enclose an open rectangle shape, then use a fourth line to connect it to the body.
9. Detail Pichu’s face. Draw a circle on each cheek. Draw an oval to indicate each eye, with a smaller circle within it. Form the mouth using a “V” shaped line with a rounded point; connect the “V” at the top using a straight line. Draw a curve within the mouth to indicate the tongue, and a short line above it to indicate the nose.
Color you Pichu. He is typically bright yellow in color, with red cheeks and black accents.
Have you ever wanted to be able to draw a beautiful rose? This easy step-by-step drawing tutorial outlines the steps necessary to draw a cartoon style rose, complete with leaflets.
This project has a lot of details, but you can complete it easily by carefully following the instructions below.
In each step, previously drawn lines are black and the new lines added to the sketch are blue in color.
You won't need any special tools to complete this sketch. Follow this simple guide using any type of paper, as well as a pencil, pen, marker, or other writing tool. If you'd like, you can color your finished product.
Would you like to draw a beautiful flower? Doing so is simple with this drawing tutorial. By following the step-by-step instructions in this drawing guide, you will soon be able to sketch your own rose, complete with leaves and a stem.
You will not need any special tools to create this drawing, only paper and a writing implement - a pencil, a pen, or a marker.
Sketch lightly at first, as you will be erasing some of your lines as you go along.
There are many details in this drawing, but the illustrations below show you each step. In each image, the blue line is a new addition to the drawing.
"The eyes are the window to the soul." So states an antiquated maxim. To scientists, however, the eyes are very interesting. For example, researchers are currently developing technology that could use patterns in the iris of the eye to identify people, much as the fingerprint is used currently. Movies and television have long depicted such technology, but it may soon become a reality. In fact, some airports are already testing this 'eye ID' technology.
To artists, the eyes hold another interest. The eyes are surrounded by many, many small muscles, and the movement of these muscles is an indicator of emotion on the human face. Our eyes, for instance, can show whether we are happy, sad, angry, frightened, excited, or bored.
The eyes, then, are an important means of expressing these emotions in the visual arts, yet many artists find the eyes to be one of the more difficult portions of the human face to capture accurately. What is more, it is almost paradoxical that the eyes are one member largely responsible for our ability to draw the eyes of another.
Almost every drawing or painting of humans or animals includes eyes, whether open or closed. As such, many styles have developed. The simplest eyes involve nothing more than a solidly shaded dot. Other simple eyes consists of a circle with a shaded dot inside it. The Japanese manga and anime art styles often lend straight lines and squared corners to the shape of the eye.
Would you like to draw a pair of eyes? Perhaps you are working on a portrait of a friend or family member. Now, the complicated task of drawing realistic human eyes is easy with the help of this simple, step-by-step drawing guide.
All you will need is a pencil, a piece of paper, and an eraser. You may also want to use crayons, colored pencils, markers, or paints to shade your finished drawing. Notice that each step of this drawing guide includes an illustration as well as explanatory text. New lines added in each picture are highlighted in blue.