How to Draw a Realistic Flamingo

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

Step 1: Begin by drawing the oval-shaped body and adding in some short, spiky feathers to the left side.

Step 2: Then you'll draw in the snake-like neck with bulb for the head on the end.

Step 3: Next draw in the eye over the end of the head and then draw in the beak under it, erasing the bottom part of the head.

Step 4: Then draw in spiky lines for the feathers of the wing on the inside of the body.

Step 5: Finally, draw the long legs and feet with “U” shaped upper parts.

Step 6: You have completed your Flamingo! Congratulations!

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

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