How to Draw a Salamander Head

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Salamander Head in 11 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Salamander Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Let's start with the eyes! Start with a circle in a circle, and fill in the smaller one.

Step 2: Next we will add a triangle to the left eye. Don’t worry about the right eye, it is too small.

Step 3: Add lines to extend the eye, making eye lids.

Step 4: Next we add some lines to look like wrinkles.

Step 5: Now the head! It looks like a sock puppet.

Step 6: Now we will draw more of the details on the face. Add some curves around the eyes.

Step 7: Add his nose holes and jaw line

Step 8: Next we draw the gills. They help the salamander to breathe.

Step 9: Next we draw "u" shapes around the gills we just drew. Have them be in a single line.

Step 10: Then we draw a hand with claws. Make sure the claws are nice and pointy!Lastly, we draw the body. Draw it from the back of the gills and its front leg.

Step 11: Lastly, we draw the body. Draw it from the back of the gills and its front leg.

How to Draw a Salamander Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Salamander Head – Step-by-Step Tutorial