How to Draw a Realistic Cockroach

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Cockroach in 4 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Realistic Cockroach - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Begin with a rounded triangular shape for the head, drawing in the eyes opposite the point.

Step 2: Then draw the oval-shaped body, making it taper away from the head and inserting one slightly curved line in the center for the wings and drawing a few other curving lines on the wings.

Step 3: Next you'll draw in three sets of legs, inserting a bend away from the head in each of them and making the last set the longest.

Step 4: Finally, You'll draw the long antenna on the head.

How to Draw a Realistic Cockroach - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Realistic Cockroach – Step-by-Step Tutorial