How to Draw a Simple Cheetah for Kids

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cheetah For Kids in 8 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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

Step 1: Begin drawing your cheetah by making a circle.

Step 2: Next, you will draw the body as an elliptical loop angled downward from the rear of the head.

Step 3: Draw the ears as two sets of concentric half-loops. The outer loop of each ear should be darker than the inner loop.

Step 4: Draw the cheetah's long tail as two wavy lines coming together in a round point.

Step 5: For the legs, draw four sets of parallel lines with rectangles on the bottom.

Step 6: Draw the eyes as almond-shaped ovals with shaded crescent shapes to show reflection.

Step 7: Draw the snout as wavy lines that run down the cheetah's face from its eyes. Add the nose, mouth, and whiskers to the snout.

Step 8: Finally, add lots of ovals for the spots. Make your ovals many different sizes to create the cheetah's amazing pattern.

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

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