How to Draw a Simple Turtle for Kids

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

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

Step 1: Draw the head of your turtle with a curve and a flat line. This will connect to the body.

Step 2: Now add a circle for an eye and a line for the mouth below it.

Step 3: Make a curve for the shell of the turtle and two parallel lines with two corners on the bottom. Add a small line coming off of the neck and a curve for the stomach.

Step 4: Draw the two front legs with wavy lines on the bottom for toes.

Step 5: Add the two back legs with toes as well.

Step 6: Next, draw a rounded shape in the center of the shell with lines coming off of it. This will give the turtle's shell some texture.

Step 7: Congratulations of your completed turtle! You might want to give it some color on the shell and body now!

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

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