How to Draw a Simple Tarantula for Kids

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

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

Step 1: First let's draw a circle for the tarantula's head. Leave a gap on one side.

Step 2: Now add the chelicerae in the open space. These help the spider grab food. Draw two little ovals for eyes.

Step 3: Draw a big circle for the abdomen behind the spider's head.

Step 4: Next, draw two pedipalps next to the chelicerae. These look like small legs.

Step 5: All spiders have eight legs. So add these, four on each side of the abdomen.

Step 6: Now add lines to the head and abdomen for hair. Tarantulas have many small hairs on their body.

Step 7: You have finished drawing your tarantula! Give it some color and a background.

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

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