How to Draw a Simple Cow for Kids

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Cow For Kids in 9 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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How to Draw a Cow For Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: We will start with the cow's nose, which is big, black, and sits at the end of a long snout.

Step 2: Draw the cow's head above the nose as a circle with an open end.

Step 3: Cows have big, round bodies. Draw its body as a big ellipse.

Step 4: Draw the cow's horns as curved cones protruding from the top of its head.

Step 5: Draw the cow's ears as half-loops on the sides of its head.

Step 6: The four legs are drawn as two sets of parallel lines each. Add a rectangle at the bottom of each leg for the cow's hooves.

Step 7: Cows come in many different colors. For your cow, draw ovals of various sizes all over its body to make the spotted pattern seen on many cows.

Step 8: Draw the cow's tail as a line with a tear drop shape at the end. The cow uses the end of its tail to swat bugs.

Step 9: Draw the cow's big eyes as half ovals and shade crescent shapes into them. Add two dots on the nose for the nostrils and a curve for the mouth.

How to Draw a Cow for Kids - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cow for Kids – Step-by-Step Tutorial