How to Draw a Cockroach Head

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

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

Step 1: First, draw a small oval for the cockroach's left eye. Fill the oval in the black. Draw two vertical lines for the antennae and connect them at the tip.

Step 2: Draw the top of the head with the short, curved line. Draw two more vertical lines for the cockroach's right antennae. Connect them at the tip.

Step 3: Draw the lower head with a small squiggly line like shown in the drawing.

Step 4: Add details to the antennae with more lines and arcs around the antennae on the head.

Step 5: Add the mouth with two L shapes. Draw two tiny rectangles to create the mouth on each side.

Step 6: Draw curved lines for the cockroach's body.

Step 7: Finally, add horizontal lines on both of the antennae for detail.

Step 8: Your cockroach is done! Color it with brown.

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

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