Try this step by step Luna tutorial when learning how to draw a moth. It’s beautiful shape and coloring make it very different from many other moths.
Also known as the giant silk moth, the Luna Moth isn’t like your average bug. It looks like a flying leaf! This tutorial will help teach the art of detailing within your work. Adding something as simple as some lines and a little bit of shading can give your art texture and depth.
A few fun facts about a Luna moth. It eats constantly as a caterpillar, but does not have a mouth or digestive system as it only lives for about a week after leaving the cocoon. No wonder they are so hard to come across.
- Draw a Moth PDF Tutorial
- Drawing paper
- Black marker
- Pencil crayons
Time needed: 1 hour.
Draw a Moth
- Make guidelines. Start the center body.
- Start the top wings.
- Finish the top wings.
- Start the bottom wings.
- Finish the bottom wings.
- Add center body detail and antennae.
- Draw the edge lines.
- Finish with lots of radial lines.
- Trace with a marker and color with crayons.