How to Draw a Simple Ant for Kids

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

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How to Draw an Ant For Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: We will start by drawing a nice, neat circle for the head.

Step 2: Starting about 1/3 the way from the top the right side of the circle, draw an elliptical curve that connects back to a point about 1/3 the way from the bottom of the circle. This will be the ant's thorax.

Step 3: Draw another, bigger ellipse angled upward for the ant's abdomen.

Step 4: Shade the abdomen black.

Step 5: Draw the ant's legs as angled lines with ovals on the end for the feet.

Step 6: Draw the each antenna as an upside-down "6". Draw the mouth as a narrow "D" turned on its side and the eyes as red circles with white dots on the corners.

How to Draw an Ant for Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw an Ant for Kids – Step-by-Step Tutorial