How to Draw a Simple Hippopotamus for Kids

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

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

Step 1: Draw the head by making a half circle on top that connects to a half ellipse on the bottom.

Step 2: Make the body by adding a long ellipse and connect it to the head.

Step 3: Add two tiny ears to the top of the head.

Step 4: Next add the legs. Draw two legs in front and two legs in back. Don't forget to add the feet!

Step 5: Draw a tiny tail on the back of the body.

Step 6: Finish up your hippopotamus by adding eyes, two dots for the nose and the mouth. Great job!

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

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