How to Draw a Guinea Pig

It's not altogether clear how Guinea Pigs got their name. They're surely not from Guinea and of course they are not pigs! (though sometimes they do act like one). You may have a pet guinea pig, and if you ever wanted to draw one with these easy steps you can!

Steps

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    Start with the shape of the body. Draw a circle for the snout, another one for the head and another 2 circles for the body. Remember to take your time for the accuracy when you draw.
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    lightly!
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    Sketch in pig-like ears and draw small cute eyes and a triangle for the nose
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    Sketch in its fur and body structure, add in small feet as well, shading could make it have a 3D effect or a good picture\texture.
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    Outline it and erase guidelines, be careful not to rub out your actual guinea pig lines!
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    Color it up and you are done!

Tips

  • To draw a silkie guinea pig, draw a curved triangular shape down from the original guinea pig's bottom.

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Categories: Drawing Animals