Learn how to draw a dragon easy with us and our step-by-step instructions for beginners.
Greetings, everyone at the drawing lesson! Today we will venture into the wonderful world of fantasy and draw a cartoon dragon. Let’s create this amazing fairy tale character together. This drawing tutorial will show you how to draw a cute cartoon dragon step by step. This lesson is simple even for kids.
Dragons are symbols of mythical wisdom, strength, and mystery, and they have dwelled in the world of fantasy for many centuries. We will start with simple shapes and gradually transform them into an awesome cartoon dragon. Are you ready to immerse yourself in this captivating process and create your own cartoon dragon? Then let’s begin our creative adventure!
This guide will positively inspire you to draw a dragon and create your own unique character. Start drawing dragons with us!
Time needed: 20 minutes
How to Draw a Dragon Easy
- Outline the head.
Start by drawing the basic shape of your cartoon dragon’s head. Draw the circular head, then add eye shapes, as in the example.
- Add facial features.
First, detail the eyes using the example from the step, then add the nose and mouth of your cartoon dragon.
- Draw the body.
Now, outline the body of your dragon using curved lines. Begin by drawing the neck, then add the dragon’s torso. This step also shows how to draw your dragon’s ears. Use curved lines to draw your dragon’s ears.
- Add body parts.
First, draw your dragon’s wings using curved lines for the upper part, then add the lower parts of the wings with wavy lines. After the wings, draw the tail using two wavy lines.
- Draw the spikes.
Now, add spikes on the back, head, and tail of your cartoon dragon. Also, detail the wings as in the example.
- Draw the legs.
Following the example from the step, draw the dragon’s legs.
- Detail the body.
On your dragon’s legs, draw small cartoonish claws as shown. Also, detail the body by adding the dragon’s belly area.
- Texture the belly.
Use thin curved lines to texture the belly and tail of your dragon as shown.
- Color the dragon.
For crisp, trace the sketch with a marker. Then, use your coloring tools and add colors to your adorable cartoon dragon drawing.
Great job, you’ve just created your very own cartoon dragon! Congratulations on completing this drawing lesson. Your enthusiasm and love for drawing have led you to create an impressive character. Remember, drawing is not only fun, but also a way to become better. Thank you for taking this lesson together!