How to Draw a Simple Koi Fish for Kids

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

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

Step 1: Draw the body of the koi fish by making a shape that looks like a sidewise teardrop. This should be rounded on one end and pointed on the other.

Step 2: Draw a curved line to divide the head and the body of the fish.

Step 3: Draw a wavy line on top of the body for the fin.

Step 4: Add a small fin to the front of the body. This should connect to where the head and body meet.

Step 5: Next draw a larger fin on the back of the fish. This is the tail fin.

Step 6: Draw tiny curved lines all over the body of the koi fish. These are the koi's scales.

Step 7: Draw straight lines on all of the fins, including the tail fin.

Step 8: Now add two eyes and long wavy lines to the face. These are called barbell. Your koi fish is all done!

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

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