How to Draw a Simple Octopus for Kids

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw an Octopus For Kids in 3 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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

Step 1: Start your octopus by drawing a rainbow shaped curve on top and an upside-down curve on bottom. Leave a space between the who lines on each side. This is the head of the octopus.

Step 2: In the spaces between the curves add two circles for the eyes. In each circle add a dark slanted line.

Step 3: Now add the 8 tentacles. Put 4 tentacles on the left side of the body and 4 on the right side. Great job, your octopus is done!

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

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