How to Draw Cute Animals

Two Methods:A Cute TigerA Cute Lion

Drawing cute animals is very simple. Making your animal drawings cute does not go by how well you draw, but by the details you put in the drawing. A few different, cute details on an animal drawing can make it cute!

Method 1
A Cute Tiger

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    Draw a square. Add a crossed line at the center.
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    Draw a rectangle on the right bottom side of the square.
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    Draw the four legs of the tiger using small sharp angles. Add the tail at left upper corner of your rectangle.
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    Draw the ears using small triangles. Add the eyes using two small darkened circles. Leave a small white circular portion of the eye for the light’s reflection. Draw the nose using an inverted triangle. Draw the mouth using two small curves and add three horizontal lines on each side of the cheek for the whiskers.
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    Draw patterns on the tiger’s body. You can use small triangles for the pattern.
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    Erase unnecessary lines.
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    Color your drawing.

Method 2
A Cute Lion

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    Draw a square. Add a crossed line at the center.
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    Draw a rectangle on the left bottom side of the square.
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    Draw the four legs of the lion using small sharp angles. Add the tail at left upper corner of your rectangle.
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    Draw the ears using small triangles. Add the eyes using two small darkened circles. Leave a small white circular portion of the eye for the light’s reflection. Draw the nose using an inverted triangle. Draw the mouth using two small curves and add three horizontal lines on each side of the cheek for the whiskers.
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    Draw the hair of the lion using small curved strokes. Make it look thick and furry.
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    Erase unnecessary lines.
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    Color your drawing.

Tips

  • Some ideas for a basic outline (step one) are:
    1. A chipmunk

Things You'll Need

  • A piece of paper
  • A sharpened pencil
  • A pencil sharpener
  • Crayons, markers, colored pencils, or paints
  • An eraser gum

Article Info

Categories: Drawing Animals