It’s dog drawing time! Let’s learn how to draw a dog together with this easy to follow step by step tutorial. Simple, quick and fun!
In only six easy to follow steps you will learn how to draw a cute dog sitting down. If your kids are into cartooning they will love this one for sure.
We love how our collection of easy drawing tutorials keeps on growing. We’ve learned to draw many different animals and objects together already and I am really happy to share this puppy drawing tutorial with you.
This one is designed to be super simple so it’s easy both for kids and grown ups who want to draw a an adorable cartoon style dog.
As with our other tutorials of this type, you can grab the printable with all the steps at the end of it, so you can practice anywhere you want to (or use it in the classroom).
How to Draw a Dog – Step by Step Directed Drawing
What you need
- our dog directed drawing printable (you can grab it at the end of the tutorial)
- marker or pencil
Dog Drawing Instructions
Start by drawing an oval shape. You can make a perfect oval or make it to be a bit more “boxy”. Nothing wrong if it’s more round. This will be the snout.
Continue by making a inverted U shape above the oval you have previously drawn. This will be the head. Also make the nose. You can make it round or more of a triangle shape.
Draw the ears. We think droopy or folded ears are the best, but you could also draw pointy, button or any other shape you want.
Lets finish up the dog face. Draw two spots for eyes and two arches above the eyes for the eyebrows. Draw a straight line from the snout and a wavy line for the mouth.
Also make the front pair of legs.
Time to make the body!
Last but not lest, draw a pair of hind legs and a wiggly tail.
Congratulations you have learned how to draw a dog.
Now that you have finished your dog drawing it’s time to color it.
Get the Dog Directed Drawing Printables Here