Want to experience how to draw a falcon drawing?
Sharpen a pencil and follow along with these easy 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the fundamentals for drawing a falcon.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf lesson even contains a coloring-book-like page with just the line art. This accompanies well with crayons. This is wonderful for very young kids in the need of extra guidance and are looking to color in a falcon.
Finally learn to draw your very own birds by following this lesson at your own comfortable pace. Enjoy the creative process!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Falcon Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
This post will instruct you how to draw a falcon. We will draw attention to the shapes of each part and variety of outlines drawn making sure that the drawing looks correct.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Wings
We draw the falcon’s wings in the middle of the paper. Add details so we can move on to the next step.
Add The Feathery Body
This bird has a feathery body. For that we will draw a curved line on the left part of the wings and add small curvy details into its body.
Draw The Feet
Then, draw the falcon feet under the wing and the body. Continue adding the small curve details.
Add The Tail
Outline the bird’s tail and add extension to its wings.
Draw The Head
Lastly, add the falcon’s head, complete with eyes and beak.
Complete The Drawing
Color your drawing with dark blues and light browns! Don’t forget to add orange on the feet.
Falcon Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Falcon 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!
They are found all over the world and usually live in open areas with scattered trees.
In these areas, the birds will construct their nests from tree holes, as well as from natural ledges and cliffs.
Most species of falcon are dark brown or grey-colored with white, yellow and black spots and markings on the body.
Falcons are carnivores, their diet is based on small birds, rabbits, rodents and occasionally fish. Falcons have a hooked beak and aerodynamic body and strong talons. They are incredible hunters that hunt during the daytime. They fly incredibly fast and can catch their bird-prey right out of the air.
How fast is a falcon?
They are the fastest animal on earth and can fly at speeds over 200 miles per hour! It’s no wonder they can catch other birds right out of the sky! Their tapered wings allow for quick changes of direction while flying.