Cleopatra was the very last Pharaoh to rule Egypt. A member of the Ptolemaic dynasty, she ruled from 51 to 30 BC. After Marc Antony committed suicide, she also killed herself by letting an asp bite her. Step 1 Begin learning how to draw Cleopatra by sketching the outline of her head. Step 2 Her hair is in long braids that are capped with gold. Use a series of straight lines to illustrate her hair. Step 3 When you are coloring her in, color her shadow with a bright blue color. Dark yellow works good for representing gold. You have now learned how to draw Cleopatra.