How to Draw a Cute Squirrel

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cute Squirrel in 4 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Cute Squirrel - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Begin with the squirrel's large, fluffy tail by drawing a thick, cane-like shape, narrower on the bottom. Be sure you make some zig-zag lines on the tope for the fur.

Step 2: Now for the heaad - draw a blocky shape with two triangles at the top for ears, placing the head on one side of the top of the tail.

Step 3: Add the body by drawing two hook shaped lines, one coming down from the head, and one from the bottom of the tail, meeting in the middle at their curves. Draw a zig-zag line below the head for fur.

Step 4: Finally, add the face details by drawing two large dark circles for eyes, connected by two diagonal lines. Add a curvy "W" beneath them for the mouth.

Step 5: Congratulations! You have an adorable squirrel!

How to Draw a Cute Squirrel - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cute Squirrel – Step-by-Step Tutorial