How to Draw a Boar

Boars are the wild relatives of the domestic pig, sometimes called wild hogs or razorbacks. In just a few easy steps, this tutorial will teach you how to draw one!

Steps

  1. Image titled Head Step 1 53
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    Draw the head. Sketch a circle and a trapezoid with curved-in sides as shown. Add faint guidelines for features, where the ears and snout will be.
  2. Image titled Features Step 2 4
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    Draw a small circle for the eyes. Add spades for the ears and small, upward-curving triangles for the tusks.
  3. Image titled Body Step 3 19
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    Draw a large oval for the upper body and a smaller one for the backside. Add in a set of two ovals for each leg; don't forget to draw hooves. Add in a thin, tufted tail.
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    Sketch in the fur and figure of the boar. Erase guidelines so that the primary focus becomes the detailing of the body. Also emphasize the shape hooves more, although you should keep them very small to the rest of the boar.
  5. Image titled Color Step 6 26
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    Outline and color in your boar. Use dark colors, and use shadowing/highlighting to make it look more realistic.
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    Finished.

Tips

  • Draw lightly in pencil so that you can easily rub out mistakes.

Article Info

Categories: Drawing Animals