How to Draw a Realistic Sheep

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Sheep in 7 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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

Step 1: First we draw the snout which is like a diagonal "V" with a rounded bottom. Draw a curved line for the mouth at the bottom inside the V and a tiny oval shaped nostril.

Step 2: Draw the eye which is a small circle with a horizonal line above it.

Step 3: Draw a small crescent shaped ear right above the eye towards the right.

Step 4: Draw the head with a wiggly curved line starting from above the eye and going diagonally downwards towards the right. Draw a wiggly line below the snout as well. Add tiny semi-circular detail all over the head to make it look fluffy.

Step 5: Draw the body by starting with drawing a horizontal wiggly line starting from the bottom of the head and going towards the right an dthen curving downwards at a right angle. Draw a diagonal wiggly line belowthe head going downwards. Draw small fluffy circular detail for effect.

Step 6: Now we draw the legs. Start by drawing the front legs right below the fromt part of the body, draw a straight vertical line and draw a small rectangle at the bottom for the hoof. Now connect it to the body with a curved line going vertically up from the hoof. Draw another similar line behind the leg to show snother front leg behind it. Now we draw the hind legs by making one that goes straightly below the backend of the body and the other one right next to it. Both have the hooves at the bottom. Make sure to make the thiner at the bottom and wider at the topwith curved lines as you go upwards.

Step 7: Now we draw a semi-circular line between the legs for the belly.

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

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