Need to teach a beginner how to draw a cowgirl drawing?
Sharpen a pencil and follow along with these clear 9 drawing steps. You’ll learn the fundamentals for drawing a cowgirl.
This lesson only takes about 30 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf guide even contains a coloring-book-like page with just the line art. This pairs perfectly with crayons, colored pencils, or markers. This is ideal for very young kids looking for some extra guidance and simply looking to shade in a cowgirl.
Trying to learn to draw is much more fun when you have a fun & easy lesson to follow. Enjoy!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Cowgirl Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
We will arrive at a finished drawing of a cowgirl by creating one section at a time. The drawing will take 9 steps in total as we continue to draw each area which will get us closer to the finished drawing. The finished work of art will be shaded with color resulting in a artwork you will be proud to show off!
Time Needed: 30 minutes
Form The Head
Start by drawing a U-shaped outline of the cowgirl’s head. Next, form two circles for the eyes and two thin ovals for the eyebrows. Now, outline the nose and mouth by drawing curved lines. Then, form her long wavy hair.
Add The Western Hat
First, form the base of the cowgirl’s western hat attached to the top of her head. Next, draw a horizontal line for the band. Now, outline the top part of the hat by drawing a wavy line.
Draw The Torso
Draw the triangular outline of the shirt collar. Next, add a vertical line attached to the bottom of the collar. Then, form the shape of her jacket as shown.
Attach The Arms
Draw the elongated outline of the sleeves of her jacket. Then, form the shape of her hands.
Draw The Belt
Outline the oval-shaped belt buckle. Now, add two curved lines to form the belt strap.
Form The Pants
Form the shape of the cowgirl’s pants.
Add The Boots
Outline the pointy shape of her boots as shown.
Attach The Fringe
Add the fringe on her jacket, sleeves and pants that serves as protection from the rain.
Complete The Cowgirl Drawing
Let’s make our drawing of a cowgirl colorful! First, color her hair and eyebrows with a yellow crayon. Next, fill in her eyes with a black crayon and her skin with a peach colored crayon. Now, use different shades of brown to color her hat, jacket and pants. Use a blue crayon to shade her shirt. Then, color her belt buckle with an orange crayon. Finally, fill in her belt strap and boots with a dark gray crayon.
Cowgirl Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Cowgirl 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!