In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Meerkat in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.
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How to Draw a Realistic Meerkat - Step-by-Step Tutorial
Step 1: start off with the head. Draw a lemon shape with a gap at one side and a nose at the other end.
Step 2: Draw two lines going down for the neck.
Step 3: Add a circle for the ear.
Step 4: Draw a small dot for the eye.
Step 5: Now for the body. Extend the neck down a long way at the back of the meerkat, and a short way at the front.
Step 6: Now make the arms with two thin sausage shapes in the middle of the body, and the legs with two flat sausages at the bottom of the body.