Young artists will have a wonderful time learning these simple steps to create the Declaration of Independence drawing.
Follow along with these simple 6 drawing steps. You will learn the fundamentals for drawing the Declaration of Independence.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and has a PDF near the bottom of the lesson you can easily print or download. The pdf lesson even contains a coloring-book-like page with just the line art. This pairs perfectly with crayons or markers. It is useful for very young children in the need of extra guidance and simply looking to fill in the Declaration of Independence.
Enjoy creating a colorful Declaration of Independence drawing and remember to add some individual aspects. It’s time to get creative!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Declaration Of Independence Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
By the end of this lesson we will arrive at a finished drawing of the Declaration of Independence by working on one section at a time. This project will take 6 steps in total as we continue to create each section which will get us closer to the completed artwork. The final work of art will be beautified with color resulting in a drawing you will be proud of!
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Paper
We are going to start by drawing the paper with cuts on the side to make the paper look old. The Declaration of Independence is a very old document!
Add The Scroll
Then, we draw the upper part of the scrolled paper.
Draw The Written Part
After that, we doodle the written part inside the paper. With a few clever scribbles we can make it look like writing.
Add The Feather Pen
Now, we add the feather pen on the right side.
Draw details inside the feather pen.
Complete Your Drawing
Grab your coloring materials and color the declaration of independence drawing.
Declaration Of Independence Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Declaration Of Independence 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!