How to Draw a Cartoon Hammerhead Shark

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cartoon Hammerhead Shark in 7 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Cartoon Hammerhead Shark - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: We will begin with the head, or mallet, of our shark! Draw two semi-circles and attach the two with one line at the top. The shape should be similar to the head of a hammer.

Step 2: Next, let's add the eyes. In the middle of both semi-circles, add a singular circle.

Step 3: Now for the body. At the base of each semi circle, draw a diagonal line that runs off towards the left.

Step 4: Next, in between the two lines right below the eyes, add a big smile to your shark!

Step 5: This shark wants to swim! Let's add the fins. We will start by drawing a triangular-shaped fin off the top of the left-most line, located right at the center. A ways down, add another triangle, this time much smaller in height. Underneath the body, add a bunch of smaller triangles pointed downward. Up closer to the chest of the shark, add two triangles for his front fins.

Step 6: You're almost done! At the very end of the shark's body, create a tail that resembles a bowtie shape.

Step 7: Lastly, right above the front fin, add a few little lines for the shark's gill openings.

How to Draw a Cartoon Hammerhead Shark - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cartoon Hammerhead Shark – Step-by-Step Tutorial