Today I’ll show you how to draw a really cool looking impossible triangle shape. This specific impossible triangle called a Penrose triangle (or Penrose Tribar) Looks like a triangle mixed with a Celtic knot. Really cool.We will guide you through the process of drawing this Penrose Tribar with simple to follow steps and instructions. Find out how to draw it below. Happy Drawing!
Learn How to Draw an Impossible Triangle (Penrose Triangle) Simple Steps Drawing Lesson for Kids and Beginners
Written-Out Step by Step Drawing Instructions
Get a ruler out and use it to make straight lines.
(Step 1) Draw a triangle turned to the left…as I have.
(Step 2) Draw a line at each corner.
(Step 3) Erase the tips of the triangle.
(Steps 4 through 6) Draw lines from inner corner to inner corner as show in the illustrations.
(Step 7) Erase a few lines.
(Steps 8 through 10) Draw 3 lines inside the shape that you drew in previous steps.
(Step 11) Erase some more lines.
(Step 12) Draw 3 lines.
(Step 13) Draw 3 more lines that are parallel to the lines that you drew in Step #12.
(Step 14) Erase some lines.
(Steps 15 through 17) Draw some lines in the center.
(Step 18) Erase 2 more lines.
(Step 19) Draw lighter or thinner lines than in previous steps.
(Step 20) This is what the impossible triangle should look like now.
(Steps 21 through 23) Color in the impossible triangle.