Are you excited to learn how to draw an owl? Today we have a step by step tutorial on how to draw an owl that you can color in and decorate when you’re done. Just like our other owl drawing tutorials, this owl tutorial has three pages that you can print out and follow the simple steps to learn how to draw an owl with a pencil. Use this easy owl sketch guide at home or in the classroom.
Make drawing an owl easy for kids
Owls are fun to draw because they have big eyes full of wisdom and beautiful feathers. Even though drawing owls might seem complicated for beginners, we can assure you that this tutorial is easy enough for kids of all ages. Before you begin, click the button to download and print our printable tutorial on how to draw an owl:
When children learn how to draw a cartoon owl, they increase their imagination, improve their fine motor and coordination skills, and develop a healthy way of expressing their emotions. In this tutorial you will learn how to draw a basic owl. Erasable pencils or ballpoint pens are best suited for learning to draw. There are erasable crayons and pens, but you can also draw with a black pen or pencil and then color it in. Don’t forget lots of paper for practice!
How to draw an owl step by step – easy
Let’s draw an owl! Just print out our tutorial and follow these steps and you’ll be drawing your own owl drawings in no time.
Let’s start drawing an owl! First draw an oval.
Then make that cut and erase extra lines. These will be our owl’s ears.
Draw two teardrop shapes. Note that they are upside down and tilted in opposite directions – these are the wings!
Add an arched line below.
Draw two sets of three ovals for the claws on each side. Note that the one in the middle is smaller.
Add two circles for the eyes and erase extra lines.
Add two larger circles.
Let’s add details! Draw two circles for the eyes, a triangle for the beak, and arcuate lines on the stomach.
Well done! Congratulate yourself on creating such a beautiful owl! Your owl looks great! Now it’s time to give it some color and make it even more special.
Download the Easy Owl Drawing Lesson PDF
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