How to Draw a Realistic Donkey

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Donkey in 8 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 Realistic Donkey - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Start with the head, making it oval-shaped with a bump along the top for where the eyes will be.

Step 2: Next you'll draw in the long ears, nose and mouth.

Step 3: Then draw the bottom part of the neck, the left front leg and the belly, leaving a space for the other front leg.

Step 4: After that, you'll want to add in the other front leg and complete the neck, back and hindquarters, making sure to add spiky hair on the top of the neck.

Step 5: Then draw the hind leg on the left.

Step 6: Next add in the other hind leg next to it.

Step 7: Then draw the hooves on the feet.

Step 8: Finally, draw the fur around the jaw.

Step 9: You finished your Donkey! Yay!

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

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