How to Draw a Realistic Gecko

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Gecko in 7 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.

At the bottom you can read some interesting facts about the Realistic Gecko.

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

Step 1: Begin with the trapezoid-shaped head and curved mouth at the bottom.

Step 2: Next draw in the eye and brow line above the mouth.

Step 3: Then draw in a nostril just above the mouth in front of the eye.

Step 4: Next you'll draw in the double line for the back and the vertical jagged markings extending a short way down the sides.

Step 5: Then draw in the front and back legs and feet with toes poking out in various directions.

Step 6: Next draw in the belly and a few wrinkles beside the front leg.

Step 7: Finally, draw the wide tail with lines across the length of it.

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

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