Learn how to draw a wolf easy enough for beginners, start a sketch with this tutorial.
Hi all! Today, our cute step by step lesson is about how to draw a wolf. The wolf is a mammal belonging to the canine family. Along with other species, it makes up the genus of wolves. This predatory beast has a fairly large size, it is strong and hardy. If you look more closely, you can see that his features are very similar to those of dogs. And this is no coincidence, because the ancestors of dogs are four subspecies of wolves.
The wolf is known to be an excellent swimmer. Wolves have small membranes that are located between the fingers and with the help of this, it becomes possible for the animal to move long distances through the water. Drawing a wolf is a simple and useful activity. Let’s start drawing a howling wolf step by step!
Time needed: 25 minutes.
How to Draw a Wolf
- Shape the head.
Start drawing the wolf from its head. First you need to depict the basic shape of the head using straight lines, top and sides, and at the bottom draw the zigzag fur of the wolf.
- Torso and muzzle.
The second step is to draw the wolf’s torso as shown, and this step also shows how to draw the wolf’s howling muzzle.
- Body parts.
Draw the front and back legs of the wolf, which visually in the drawing will be located closer to us. In addition to the legs, draw the pointed wolf ear as shown.
- Add legs and tail.
Draw a furry long wolf tail, and also add the second part of the wolf’s legs, which are located on the other side of the animal’s body.
- Detail the head.
In this step, let’s move on to facial detail, and begin the step by drawing the inner part of the ear, then draw the wolf’s nose and the closed eye.
- Texture the fur.
Our wolf’s fur is divided into two color parts. This detail you need to convey in the artwork following the example from this step.
- Lower part.
In the same way as from the previous step, texture the fur of the wolf in the lower part of the body.
- Stand under the wolf.
The drawing of the wolf is completed, and it remains only to draw the edge of the hill on which the wolf stands and howls. Start by drawing the top of the rocky edge of the hill, which should be drawn in the shape of an oval, as shown.
- Completion of sketching.
Sketch the bottom of the stone edge of the hill as shown.
- Color the artwork.
You can also download a PDF worksheet with a drawing of a wolf!