How to Draw a Realistic Fly

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

Step 1: First, draw the triangular head with two large oval-shaped eyes at the top and a small semi-circle for the mouth.

Step 2: Then draw in the front legs with long, thin segments.

Step 3: Next draw in the middle legs with long segments.

Step 4: Then draw the back set of legs with long segments and the triangular wings with lines extending most of the way down them in a fan-like pattern.

Step 5: Next you'll draw in the tiny hairs on the belly, legs and in between the eyes.

Step 6: Lastly, draw in the tiny hairs on the back and around the wings.

Step 7: You have completed your Fly! Congratulations!

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

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