How to Draw a Simple Squirrel for Kids

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Squirrel For Kids in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Squirrel For Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Begin with an oval for the squirrel's head.

Step 2: Next, draw two small ears on the top of the circle. Inside the head add eyes, a curve for the nose, lines for whiskers, and a mouth.

Step 3: Add a curve for the back and a smaller curve below for the squirrel's belly. Leave spaces for the legs.

Step 4: Now draw the front legs up by the face in the space you left blank. Draw little circles for its paws.

Step 5: Your squirrel will be standing on its hind legs so draw a big circle in the other space you left open. Draw part of a circle on the other side for the last leg. Add feet to these.

Step 6: Squirrels have bushy tails so add this to the back behind the legs.

Step 7: Congratulations on finishing your squirrel drawing! You might want to color it now. Squirrels can be many different colors depending on where they live.

How to Draw a Squirrel for Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Squirrel for Kids – Step-by-Step Tutorial