Brown Bat Drawing: Step 9

Brown Bat Drawing

Kids will love learning how to make a brown bat drawing.

Create along with these easy 9 drawing steps. You will learn the fundamentals for drawing a brown bat.

This lesson only takes about 30 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf lesson even contains a coloring book page with just the line art. This goes well with crayons. It is useful for very young kids needing extra guidance and simply looking to fill in a brown bat.

Enjoy creating a colorful brown bat drawing and remember to add some individual details. Don’t forget about the free PDF guide.


  • Pencil
  • Drawing Paper
  • Crayons or Colored Pencils
  • Black Marker (optional)
  • Brown Bat Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
Brown Bat Drawing: All Steps

In this basic drawing tutorial, we will discover how to draw a brown bat drawing on paper. To make sure it looks great, we will proportion out the different sizes and shapes of each part of the brown bat. The lines in each step is made of blue so you can observe the current elements that you should be creating.

Time Needed: 30 minutes

  1. Draw The Face

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 1

    First, draw two ovals for the eyes. Next, create a curved oval shape with two dots for the nose. Then, attach two lines curving upwards to form the mouth. Draw a small curved line for the opening of the mouth.

  2. Form The Head

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 2

    Outline the head by forming a rounded shape with two thin curved shapes at the top for the flaps of the bat’s ears. For the inner part of the ears, draw two curved lines.

  3. Attach The Body

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 3

    Attach the body by forming an oval shape below the head.

  4. Add The Legs

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 4

    To add the legs, draw two pointy shapes similar to the illustration.

  5. Draw The Arms

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 5

    Form the arms by drawing two thin, pointed shapes. Then add a smaller pointed shape on each arm as shown.

  6. Outline The Wing Membrane

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 6

    Outline the wing membrane of the bat by attaching a pointy line from one end of the arm to the other. The wing membrane is what enables bats to fly!

  7. Form The Fingers

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 7

    Form the fingers of the bat by drawing lines connected to the pointy parts of the membrane.

  8. Attach The Tail

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 8

    To create the tail, draw a long V-shaped line attached to the body.

  9. Complete The Brown Bat Drawing

    Brown Bat Drawing: Step 9

    Complete the brown bat drawing by adding some color! Use an orange crayon to color the bat’s head and body. Next, shade the wing membrane with a light brown crayon. Then, for the rest of the bat’s body, use a dark brown crayon.

Brown Bat Drawing PDF Download

Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Brown Bat Drawing. The last page of the downloadable PDF includes a coloring book page with just the outlines and an extension exercise for prompting kids to get creative!

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