How to Draw a Cartoon Rat

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cartoon Rat in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Cartoon Rat - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: First draw the rat’s head. Leave two gaps toward the top for the rat’s ears.

Step 2: Next draw the face. Start with the eyes. Then draw its teeth and mouth. Next add the ears.

Step 3: After that draw the rat’s body. Leave a small gap close the head for the front legs and a bigger gap for the back legs.

Step 4: Now draw the front feet. Make sure to make the feet get skinner as they get further from the body.

Step 5: Then draw the rat’s back foot and tail. Make the tail long and skinny.

Step 6: Finally add some stripes to the rat’s tail to make it look more realistic.

Step 7: Congratulations! You can now draw a rat.

How to Draw a Cartoon Rat - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cartoon Rat – Step-by-Step Tutorial