Learn how to create an easy dairy cow drawing.
With 9 simple steps to follow, children will enjoy making their own dairy cow on paper. Also included is a downloadable version of this dairy cow drawing lesson.
Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to instruct kids how to draw a dairy cow.
Get a thrill out of creating a simple dairy cow drawing and remember to add some unique details. It’s time to get creative!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Easy Dairy Cow Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this how-to article, we will begin with a new piece of paper and discover how to make an easy dairy cow drawing in no time. We will pay attention to the shape and size of each part of the dairy cow.
Time Needed: 30 minutes
First Outline The Head
First, outline the shape of the dairy cow’s head.
Add The Ears And Horns
Add the pointed oval-shaped ears on the sides of the cow’s head. Next, attach small pointed horns on top of the cow’s head.
Draw The Face
Draw two ovals for the eyes. Next, outline the snout with a curved line. Now, form two narrow ovals for the nostrils. Then, add a small curved line below for the mouth.
Outline The Body
Outline the boxy shape of the cow’s body.
Form The Legs
Form the shape of the cow’s strong legs attached to the bottom of its body. Now, draw a curved line on each leg to outline the hooves.
Add The Udder
Draw the curved outline of the udder below the cow’s body. Then, add four teats attached to the udder.
Attach The Tail
Draw the thin, long tail attached to the end of its body.
Outline The Pattern
Outline the spotted pattern on the cow’s body.
Complete The Easy Drawing Of A Dairy Cow
Let’s complete our easy drawing of a dairy cow by adding colors! First, shade the snout and udder with a pink crayon. Next, color the horns, hooves and the tip of the cow’s tail with a dark yellow crayon. Now, fill in the eyes with a black crayon and add a white reflective shimmer. Then, color the rest of the dairy cow’s head and body with white and dark gray crayons.
Easy Dairy Cow Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Easy Dairy Cow 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!