Dragon stories have been around for an extended time. Such animals are often found in both Western and Eastern civilizations. Depending on the era and area, these beautiful and terrible animals received different impressions and even characters.
In this tutorial, I want to show you how to draw a cartoon dragon.
Dragons are everywhere! In video games, movies, board games, and books this fun cartoon personality is more present than ever in modern culture and it’s not going to end soon.
So it might be a good suggestion to learn how to draw this terrible, but exciting fictional animal that everyone loves.
We hope this step-by-step guide on drawing a dragon will be both enjoyable and instructive for you!
Step By Step Guide On How To Draw a Dragon
Draw the head of the dragon.
Start by sketching the head in a shape similar to a potato.
Draw mouth and horns
Draw the nostrils on the nose. Just below, depict a mouth.
Draw small horns at the top of the head.
Draw the eyes of the dragon
On the head of the dragon, draw an eye and a pupil under it.
Draw the body of the dragon.
Draw a V-shaped line with the elongated tail.
Again draw another symmetrical v-shaped line parallel to the one which is drawn before.
Add details on the body.
Create a wavy structure on top of the body for better detailing.
A very simple stage where you just need to portray the arm closest to us.
Use short lines to depict the arms and fingers with pointed claws.
Draw the legs.
depict a leg with a foot and strong toes.
Color the body of the dragon except for the ears.
Color the body of the dragon
Paint the dragon yellow, the pupils black, and the underside of the body yellow.
Color tail red and other body parts black.
Of course, you can paint the dragon not only in red. For example, you can paint it red, black, or any other color. You can also add other details.
Congratulations! You have just learned how to draw a dragon. It was way easy than you thought, wasn’t it?
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