How to draw a bee using the Intuitive Geometry method

How to draw any bee - Fig 1

At any point (A) draw a circle of any size. Find any point on the circumference (B) and draw a circle with the same radius (AB). Continue around drawing a circle at any new intersection (C etc.) on the circumference.


How to draw any bee - Fig 2

Find & connect the following points: D & E , F & G, H & I.


How to draw any bee - Fig 3

Find & connect the following points: C & J, B & K, L & M.


How to draw any bee - Fig 4

Find N. Draw a circle with radius AN.


How to draw a bee Fig 5

Connect M & J to find O. Draw a circle with centre A and radius AO. Draw a circle with centre K and radius KO. Find P, mark it and draw a circle with centre A and radius AP.


How to draw a bee Fig 6

This is the basic structure of insects, you can use it as a blueprint to draw any number of unique bee designs. Use 1 for the wing tips, 2 for the leg edges, 3 for the head, 4 for the front body and 5 for the back body.


How to draw any bee - Fig 7

Example of how to draw a Bee using the Intuitive Geometry method.


How to draw any bee - Fig 8

You can use the same template to add the hexagonal grid for the honey comb because it uses the same geometry.

How does it work

Overlapping Circles

Overlapping Circles Grid showing how Intuitive Geometry works

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