How to Draw a Simple Dolphin for Kids

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

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

Step 1: Dolphins have large brains and are among the smartest animals in the world. Draw the dolphin's body as a banana shape with one side pinched in. The pinched in part is the dolphin's nose.

Step 2: Draw the dolphin's dorsal fin as a rearward-skewed curve on the top of the dolphin's back.

Step 3: Draw the tail as a heart shape with widely spaced lobes.

Step 4: Draw the dolphin's pectoral fins as two curved lines on the middle of the body with the closer fin slightly overlapping the rear fin.

Step 5: Draw the mouth as a curved line on the front of the dolphin's nose.

Step 6: Add a big shaded oval for they dolphin's eye. Make sure you leave a big white dot to show the reflection of the eye.

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

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