How to Draw a Realistic King Cobra

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic King Cobra in 5 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Realistic King Cobra - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: first draw a line for the head.

Step 2: Then add two tiny dots for the eyes

Step 3: Next we'll draw the hood. Draw a big upside down eggs shape around the head. Draw a rectangle in the middle with lots of lines across it to make the neck. Draw two circles either side of the neck. 

Step 4: Draw another rectangle below the neck to make the belly. Add lines to this too.

Step 5: Now draw the body and tail. Draw two long curly lines next to each other which meet at the end. 

How to Draw a Realistic King Cobra - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Realistic King Cobra – Step-by-Step Tutorial