How to Draw a Simple Fish for Kids

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

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How to Draw a Fish For Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: There are over 34,000 species of fish in the world. We will begin our fish by drawing an ellipse for the body.

Step 2: The heads of fish often have a different pattern of scales than the rest of the body. Draw a curved line across the front third of the fish to represent this.

Step 3: Draw a triangular-shaped tail behind the fish's body.

Step 4: Draw the fish's dorsal fin as a curved that is swept rearward.

Step 5: Draw the bottom fin in the same manner as the dorsal fin and draw the side fin as a "D"-shaped curve.

Step 6: Draw the fish's big eye as a circle with a white dot left un-shaded in the top right corner. Draw the mouth as a curved line on the front of the fish's face. Fish come in many different colors and patterns so be creative when you color your fish!

How to Draw a Fish for Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Fish for Kids – Step-by-Step Tutorial