How to Draw a Duck Head

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

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

Step 1: First, draw a circle for the duck's head. Leave the bottom of the circle open.

Step 2: Next, draw the beak with two vertical lines. Add an M in the middle for detail and a small circle at the tip. Connect the beak with a curved line.

Step 3: Draw two raindrop shapes for the nostrils.

Step 4: Draw the left eye with a small semi-circle next to the beak.

Step 5: Draw the right eye with a small semi-circle next to the beak.

Step 6: Draw the neck with two curving vertical lines on either side of the head. Add short, horizontal lines for the pattern.

Step 7: Your duck is complete! Let's add some color. Ducks have white bodies and long, orange beaks.

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

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