How to Draw a Realistic Mouse

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Mouse in 9 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 Mouse - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: we'll start with the eye. Draw a circle for the eye.

Step 2: Next draw two ovals for the ears, with lines in them to form the inner ear.

Step 3: To draw the head, draw a curve from the ears to the nose, and a line for the chin.

Step 4: Now for the body. Draw an n-shape coming over from the ears and down the back. Draw a horizontal line to make the belly. 

Step 5: For the forearm, add a curve underneath the head with two small circles on the end for paws. 

Step 6: Now draw two ovals at the bottom of the body for feet, and add claws on the end. 

Step 7: Next add two curved behind the body to make the tail. 

Step 8: Add lines on the nose to make whiskers. 

Step 9: Finally, make it look like fur with lots of small pencil strokes

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

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