How to Draw a Chameleon Head

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

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How to Draw a Chameleon Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: First, draw a humped line for the top of the chameleon's head.

Step 2: Next, draw the bottom of the head with another curved line.

Step 3: Draw the a diagonal line for the mouth and a small dot for the nostril.

Step 4: Draw several ovals within one another for the chameleon's eye. Fill the smallest oval in with black.

Step 5: Draw curved lines outward from the head to create the forearm and two vertical lines.

Step 6: Draw the short diagonal line for the back and two horizontal lines for the twig.

Step 7: Draw a zigzag line below the chameleon's chin,

Step 8: Your chameleon is now complete! Chameleons are often different colors. Color your chameleon with your favorite color.

How to Draw a Chameleon Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Chameleon Head – Step-by-Step Tutorial