How to Draw a Cobra Head

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

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How to Draw a Cobra Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Let's start with the cobra's head. Draw a sideways oval for the head but leave one side open.

Step 2: Draw the eye with a small circle and add a dot for the nostril. Add a hooked line above the cobra's eye for detail.

Step 3: Draw a curved, vertical line for the left side of the cobra's neck.

Step 4: Draw the right side of the cobra with another vertical line.

Step 5: Draw inner, vertical lines for the upper part of the cobra's body.

Step 6: Finally, draw horizontal lines along the inside part of the body for the cobra's pattern.

Step 7: Your cobra is complete! Color it with light brown.

How to Draw a Cobra Head - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cobra Head – Step-by-Step Tutorial