In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw a Realistic Parrot in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.
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How to Draw a Realistic Parrot - Step-by-Step Tutorial
Step 1: begin by drawing the head, by drawing a large curve for the top of the head and the back, and a diagonal line for the chest.
Step 2: Now for the beak, which is two triangles joined together.
Step 3: Next add detail to the face by drawing a circle with a dot in it for the eye, and lines underneath it for wrinkles.
Step 4: Now for the wing, draw a big shape like a pear on its side. Add lots of feather detail to this.
Step 5: Draw a rectangle below the wing for the tail, and draw lots small feathers in this too.
Step 6: Next draw a claw underneath the tail.