How to Draw a Rattlesnake Head

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Rattlesnake Head in 9 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Rattlesnake Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Start with the eylid.

Step 2: Next, add the eye. Make the pupil long and narrow, to make it look mad.

Step 3: Now add the edge of the eye. Make it triangular.

Step 4: Now we add the brow and the nose. These are curves, like hills.

Step 5: Next draw the top of the head. Connect it to the back eye lid.

Step 6: Draw the rest of the head. Connect it to the other side of the eyelid. Wrap it around the other eye. Add an upside down comma near the nose line, for a nostriil.

Step 7: The jaw is next. Wrap it around the lower part of the head. Add some horizontal lines to give it design.

Step 8: For the body, make "S" shaped lines at the back of the head.

Step 9: For the finishing touch, we add scales. Make clusters of sideways "u" shapes, in different spots on the body.

How to Draw a Rattlesnake Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Rattlesnake Head – Step-by-Step Tutorial