How to Draw a Simple Chameleon for Kids

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

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How to Draw a Chameleon For Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Draw an egg-shaped ellipse for the head of your chameleon.

Step 2: A chameleon's eyes provide it with vision in all directions. Draw the chameleon's unique eyes as a big, open circle with a smaller shaded circle inside it. Add a curve for the mouth.

Step 3: Draw three curved lines for the body. Leave gaps for the legs.

Step 4: Draw the right legs as two sets of kinked lines each. Draw the rear legs as parallel lines. Draw the three-toed feet as jagged lines at the bottom of the legs.

Step 5: Draw two swirls: a big one with a smaller one inside to form the chameleon's large, coiled tail.

Step 6: Draw the chameleon's spines as a jagged line running from the base of the chameleon's head all the way down its back.

Step 7: Chameleons have the amazing ability to blend into their surroundings, so experiment with crazy color combinations!

How to Draw a Chameleon for Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Chameleon for Kids – Step-by-Step Tutorial