How to Draw a Dove Head

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Dove Head in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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

Step 1: Draw a curved line with a hook for the dove's head.

Step 2: Add an oval for the nostrils.

Step 3: Add a sharp triangle for the dove's beak. Draw small lines inside of it for detail.

Step 4: Draw a circle for the bird's eye and a black dot in the center for the iris. Draw a short horizontal line next to the eye.

Step 5: Draw the dove's fluffy feathers with zigzag lines.

Step 6: Draw more zigzag lines for details on the body.

Step 7: Your dove is complete! Add light gray to color your dove.

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

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