We bring to your attention an excellent lesson in which you will learn how to draw a penguin. This Instruction consists of nine steps.
Today, you will learn how to draw a penguin. We are sure that this lesson will greatly help you improve your artistic skills, and is also suitable for beginner artists or children.
Outwardly, we can see that penguins have a streamlined body shape, which allows them to move around in the water without any problems. Their body is always plump and slightly compressed on the sides, the head is small, and the neck is flexible and mobile.
Penguins have well-developed muscles. There are different types of penguins, so these animals can vary in size and weight. Penguins have a sharp beak. The body of these animals is covered with feathers that look like hairs. They have a greyish-blue color, their back is black, and their belly is white.
This lesson will help you learn how to draw a penguin, so that you can then depict it as the main object of the drawing or supplement the natural landscape with the image of this animal.
Time needed: 50 minutes
How to Draw a Penguin
- Draw the outline of the penguin’s head and torso.
Depict these elements as one large and one small shape, partially superimposed on each other. Use curved lines.
- Add the neck and tail of the penguin.
Connect the previously drawn shapes with two curved lines of different lengths, and add the tail at the bottom of the penguin’s torso.
- Depict the penguin’s beak.
Now in front of the penguin’s head you should draw the long pointed beak using curved lines.
- Add the element to the beak and eye of the penguin.
To draw the penguin’s eye, draw one circle inside the outline of the head, and also add a curved line in the middle of the beak.
- Sketch out the upper limbs of the penguin.
Draw two elements in the form of curved lines of different lengths, placing them in the middle part of the penguin’s torso.
- Depict the lower limbs of the penguin.
These parts of the body in appearance resemble flippers. Depict them at the bottom of the torso using curved lines.
- Draw the outline of the penguin’s belly.
Depict one long, curved line along the previously drawn penguin’s torso as shown.
- Erase extra lines.
Use the eraser to remove any unnecessary guidelines from the drawing.
- Color the drawing.
To color the penguin, use black, orange, light gray, and also blue-gray.
At this stage, this drawing lesson, in which you could learn how to draw a penguin step by step, has come to an end. We will be happy to read your comments to see if you succeeded in completing this drawing lesson. We will also be happy to take into account your wishes for new drawing lessons. If you liked this tutorial and found it useful, you can share it with your friends.