How to Draw a Realistic Komodo Dragon

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Komodo Dragon in 8 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Realistic Komodo Dragon - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: First draw the head. Draw a d-shape for this.

Step 2: Next add a circle for the eye.

Step 3: Add a small dot for the nostril.

Step 4: Draw a small line for the mouth.

Step 5: Now for the neck. Draw two lines coming down from the head, getting slightly further apart. Add some folding detail to this. 

Step 6: Next is the legs. For the front right leg draw two upside down l-shapes, and for the other front leg draw two straight lines. Add a circle to the bottom of each foot and convert this into claws. 

Step 7: Now is the body. Extend the lines of the neck horizontally, and draw a zig zag line for scales on the top. 

Step 8: Draw the back legs in the same way as the front. 

How to Draw a Realistic Komodo Dragon - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Realistic Komodo Dragon – Step-by-Step Tutorial