How to Draw a Chicken Head

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

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

Step 1: Let's start by drawing the chicken's beak. Start with by drawing a curved line and connecting it back to the tip.

Step 2: Draw the chicken's comb with a squiggly line at the top and continue it with a squiggly line that reaches all the way around and connects at the tip.

Step 3: Draw a circle for the eye and smaller circle inside. Fill it in with black.

Step 4: Next, draw two looped C's for the chicken's wattles.

Step 5: Draw detailed lines to create the other wattles.

Step 6: Draw the nose and an arched line circling around the wattles.

Step 7: Draw a curved line for the neck and a short zigzag beneath the lower wattles.

Step 8: Your chicken is now done! Color its waddles red!

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

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