Find out how to make a easy snowflake drawing.
Grab some art supplies and follow along with these easy 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the fundamentals for drawing a snowflake.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf guide even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This pairs well with crayons, colored pencils, or markers. This is useful for very young kids looking for some extra guidance and are looking to fill in a snowflake.
Get a thrill out of creating a colorful easy snowflake drawing and remember to add some personal touches. Now let’s get started.
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Easy Snowflake Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this how-to article, we will start off with a blank piece of paper and learn how to draw a easy snowflake drawing in no time. We will pay attention to the proportions of each part of the snowflake.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Outline The Hexagonal Plate
Start by drawing a hexagon.
Add The Main Branches
Next, add thin horizontal and vertical lines connected to the edge of the hexagon.
Attach The Diagonal Main Branches
Draw thin diagonal lines attached to the hexagon.
Draw The Horizontal And Vertical Side Branches
Now, draw thin, short diagonal shapes attached to the horizontal and vertical branches.
Form The Diagonal Side Branches
Form thin, short diagonal shapes connected to the diagonal main branches similar to the previous step.
Complete The Easy Drawing Of A Snowflake
Let’s complete our easy drawing of a snowflake! First, use a white crayon to fill in the snowflake. Then, add hints of light blue near the ends of the branches to create shadows.
Easy Snowflake Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Easy Snowflake 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!