Let’s learn to draw Christmas decorations by drawing along with this holiday drawing guide.
There are 6 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy making their own Christmas decorations on paper. Also included is a printable version of this Christmas decorations drawing lesson.
Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to instruct kids how to draw their own Christmas bows, bulbs and ornaments!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Draw Christmas Decorations! Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In today’s post, we will learn to draw Christmas decorations on paper. The location and proportion of each part will be considered in each step of the lesson. Note that the blue pencil lines are used to indicate the current components being drawn in each step.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Outline The Garland
First, outline the fuzzy texture of the garland similar to the illustration.
Add Christmas Bulbs
Now, let’s hang Christmas bulbs on the garland! To draw this ornament, start by drawing a circle. Next, add the small rectangular cap. Then, draw a short vertical line for the string.
Draw Star Ornaments
Let’s add more Christmas decorations by drawing star-shaped ornaments in between the Christmas bulbs.
Next, form ribbons near the top of the garland! To draw a ribbon, start by drawing a small circle. Then, attach triangular shapes on both sides of the circle as shown.
Draw The Ribbon Ends
Now, draw the ends of the ribbon connected to the bottom similar to the illustration.
Complete The Christmas Decorations Drawing
Let’s complete our drawing of Christmas decorations! First, use a red crayon to color the ribbons. Next, fill in the stars with a yellow crayon. Now, shade the Christmas bulbs with a sky blue crayon. Color the cap of the bulbs with a gray crayon. Then, shade the garland with a green crayon.
Draw Christmas Decorations! PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Draw Christmas Decorations!. 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!