How to Draw a Lemon-Yellow Tree Frog

In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Lemon Yellow Tree Frog in 7 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.

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At the bottom you can read some interesting facts about the Lemon Yellow Tree Frog.

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How to Draw a Lemon Yellow Tree Frog - Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: To draw the Lemon-yellow Tree Frog, start with the head by drawing a wavy line that’s half a circle. Leave the right side open to make room for the wings and the body.

Step 2: Add a large round circle for the eye. Then, draw another circle inside of that for the pupil. Next, draw a small curved line along the top to make the indent for the eye on the other side. Add a very small teardrop shape for the nostril.

Step 3: Draw a long round curved line for the body.

Step 4: Next, draw a long sloped line down for the throat and tummy of the frog.

Step 5: Now let's draw the front leg by making an elbow macaroni shape with three long toes ending in circles.

Step 6: Draw another cone shape on top of that for the other leg. Keep the round style fingers.

Step 7: For the hind leg, add a Capital 'G' shape on the bottom left. Under that, add the final leg by drawing a half star shape with rounded points. Notice the pattern on the body. Draw it by making several circles inside the body of the frog. Color the frog a bright yellow or a light green.

Interesting Facts about the Lemon-Yellow Tree Frog

The lemon-yellow tree frog is a frog that can be found in western Asia as well as the Middle East from Cyprus to Iran. The name of the frog tells you right away that these frogs are normally a yellowish color or light green but there are also some that are shades of brown colors. The frogs back is nice and smooth but under its throat is a lot more rough feeling.

Did you know?

  • The male lemon-yellow tree frog is different from the female in that it has a large vocal sac on its throat
  • When the male lemon-yellow tree frog calls, it sounds like it’s the chirping of the cicada!
  • These frogs can get to be around 3 to 4.7cm total in length
  • The lemon-yellow tree frog is considered to be semi aquatic because it often can be found above the water on trees, and under stones or logs as well as other places but also is often found in the water
  • These frogs have been found anywhere between 400 meters below sea level as well as 1,800 meters above sea level
  • When breeding season is over, these frogs become mostly nocturnal
  • The adult lemon-yellow tree frog eats mostly insects
  • Hibernation, occurring on land, takes place for these frogs during the months of October to April but could be shorter. Could you imagine sleeping for that many months straight?

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