Step 8: Finish the drawing by add the tail and facial details to complete this drawing.
Here are some fun facts about the Lion you might find interesting.
Here’s a quick 1 minute video showing you how to draw another version of the Lion.
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In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Lion in 8 easy steps. This Free step by step lesson progressively builds upon each previous step until you get to the final rendering of the lion.
This is a simple lesson designed for beginners and kids with real easy to follow steps. Feel free to print this page and use as a drawing tutorial.
Please PAUSE the “How to Draw a Lion” video after each step to draw at your own pace. For the first few steps, don’t press down too hard with your pencil. Use light, smooth strokes to begin. Step 1: Draw two circles as guides for the lion’s body.
They don’t have to be perfect. They’re just guides. Step 2: Draw an egg shape above the right circle as a guide for the lion’s head. Step 3: Draw two intersecting lines inside the head. These will help you place the lion’s facial features.
Step 4: Draw a small arc near the top of the head for the lion’s ear. Step 5: Draw three lines under the lion’s body as guides for the legs.
Step 6: Finish the body by drawing the under belly, add the tail and some facial details.
This entry was posted in Step-by-Step and tagged Lion on June 2, 2010 by maple.
One of the largest members of the cat family. It is nicknamed the king of the beasts. The male Lion has bushy fur on it’s head called mane. There are African Lions and Asian lions which differ slightly in appearance.
The female Lion is responsible for hunting and feeding a pride (a group of lions headed by a male lion).