How to Draw a Pelican Face

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Pelican Face in 5 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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Below are the individual steps - you can click on each one for a High Resolution printable PDF version.

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

Step 1: Draw an upside-down "J" with a horizontal zigzag line at the bottom. Create a zigzag shape on the top of the "J".

Step 2: Create an upside down teardrop shape with a circle inside in, with a dot inside it to create the eye.

Step 3: Draw a long rounded triangle with a second hooked triangle at the end for the top of the beak.

Step 4: Make a long "J" shaped line to make the bottom of the beak.

Step 5: Use curved lines to create the pouch.

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

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