How to Draw a Hippopotamus Face

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

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How to Draw a Hippopotamus Face - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Draw an upside down "U" with a dot in the middle for the eye.

Step 2: Draw two curved lines with filled in organic shapes for the ears.

Step 3: Use two curved lines to create the forehead.

Step 4: Draw a long curved line to draw the mouth.

Step 5: Make two teardrop shapes for the nostrils.

Step 6: Draw a long curved line for the jaw.

Step 7: Create a long bumpy, curved line for the neck.

Step 8: Hippos are gray. They love to be in the water.

How to Draw a Hippopotamus Face - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Hippopotamus Face – Step-by-Step Tutorial