How to Draw a Cartoon Cockatiel

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cartoon Cockatiel in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Cartoon Cockatiel - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: First, draw the beak, making it short and round with a curving, pointed tip.

Step 2: Then you'll draw the round eye right next to the beak.

Step 3: Next draw in the head with a tall crown of feathers tapering to a point on top and the pear-shaped body, leaving a space for the wings.

Step 4: Then draw in the wings on each side, with the left wing only barely visible behind the body.

Step 5: Next draw the short, tapered tail feathers.

Step 6: Finally, you'll draw the legs and large feet with toes and nails.

How to Draw a Cartoon Cockatiel - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cartoon Cockatiel – Step-by-Step Tutorial