How to Draw a Realistic Coyote

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

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

Step 1: To begin, draw a circle on the left side followed by a long oval intersecting about halfway and a slanted thin oval against the opposite side of the larger oval.

Step 2: Next you'll draw the face in the thin, slanting oval, erasing the guide at the bottom and adding the eye, nose and mouth.

Step 3: Then draw the ears, making the one on the opposite side of the head not much more than a point and erasing the overlapping guide and smoothing out the lines to form the neck and adding in the fur for the top and bottom of the neck.

Step 4: Next you'll draw in the first front leg, smoothing out the lines and erasing the rest of the overlapping guides.

Step 5: Then you'll draw the other front leg, making it bent slightly above the paw.

Step 6: Next draw the first back leg and paw and the tail.

Step 7: Then you'll add in the other back leg and paw.

Step 8: Finally, add in the rest of the furry details in the ears and on the neck and body.

Step 9: Congrats, you finished your Coyote! Yay!

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

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