Learn how to draw a duck with this easy step by step tutorial. Be sure to follow these colors to make him look like a real mallard.
Sometimes it’s fun to mix a bit of realism with a cartoon flourish or two. When students learn how to draw a duck, like this mallard, they can learn about all the shapes and colors of these birds, but have a little bit of fun with the eyes too.
This tutorial shows how to draw a large cute eye with a small highlight spot. It’s one of those details that cartoon artists like to add, and young artists might like to try out.
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Materials for Duck Project
How to Draw a Duck Step by Step
Time needed: 1 hour.
Draw an Easy Duck
- Make the guidelines. Draw a line.
- Add the wing curve.
- Start the head.
- Finish the neck and tail.
- Draw a water line.
- Add the beak.
- Draw the eye.
- Add body and wing details.
- Trace with a marker and color with crayons.