How to draw an okapi

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the picture. Draw two ovals for the head and body of the okapi. Draw a line, which will act as the center of its head.

Step 2

Draw shapes for the animal’s body and neck. Add a smooth guideline for its tail.

Step 3

Use guidelines to define places for the legs and mouth of the okapi.

Step 4

Sketch the legs, hoofs, ears and snout of the okapi.

Step 5

Draw the eye, horn, ears, tail, hoofs and joints of the okapi.

Step 6

Add the nostril. Work on the whole figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 7

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

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Lena London
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