How to Draw a Cute Numbat

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

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How to Draw a Cute Numbat - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Begin with the numbat's head by drawing a curvy, sideways "V" shape with a vertical line at the point.

Step 2: For the ears, draw two triangles at the top of the head, one large, one small, with a curved line through the larger one.

Step 3: Draw a semi-shaded circle for the eye.

Step 4: Next, draw the body by drawing one long, curved line back and down, and a shorted curved line down from the head. Draw several long, thin "V" shapes for detail.

Step 5: Next, draw the legs by drawing two rectangles for the front legs with shorter, curved lines coming down to short little rectangles for the rear legs.

Step 6: Finally, draw the tail by adding a long, half crescent shape.

How to Draw a Cute Numbat - Step-by-Step Tutorial

How to Draw a Cute Numbat – Step-by-Step Tutorial