In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw an Ant Head in 7 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.
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How to Draw an Ant Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial
Step 1: First, draw a square for the ant's head, leave the bottom space open to add the mouth later.
Step 2: Next, draw the mouth! Add a claw-like shape in the open space on the left side to begin the ant's mouth.
Step 3: Add the same claw-like shape to the right side to complete the mouth.
Step 4: Now, add the a square between the mouth for the ant's shield.
Step 5: Draw the right antennae by drawing a long rectangle and connecting it to several small squares in a 90 degree angle.
Step 6: Draw the left antennae in the same way, remember to draw in a 90 degree angle to make it look more realistic.
Step 7: Draw two ovals on each side of the ant's head for its eyes. Add in curved lines on the inside of each antennae.
Step 8: Your ant is all done! Color it black or red.