How to draw a puffin

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the puffin. Draw two ovals that will help to define the places for its head and body. Draw a line, which will act as its beak. Add a stone.

Step 2

Draw the bird’s neck and body. Add a guideline for its tail.

Step 3

Define places for the legs, wings and mouth of the puffin.

Step 4

Mark off shapes for the legs, wings and beak.

Step 5

Detail shapes for the wings and tail. Add the eye and toes of the puffin.

Step 6

Outline shapes for the feathers and claws. Work on the figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 7

Contour the puffin, trying to vary the thickness and darkness of the line. Add more detail and add the stone. Erase all guidelines.

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Lena London
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