How to Draw a Tarantula Face

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Tarantula Face in 5 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Tarantula Face - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: First, draw two very large, round eyes, placed close together.

Step 2: Just underneath the large eyes, draw a downward arching row of 4 little eyes. The inner smaller eyes are larger than the outer ones.

Step 3: Draw the head as a helmet that just encloses to tops of the very large eyes and extends below the lower set of eyes.

Step 4: The fangs extend below the head, like two hairy rabbit's feet.

Step 5: Draw the pedipalps to extend below and around the fangs, like a set of arms.

How to Draw a Tarantula Face - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Tarantula Face – Step-by-Step Tutorial