Let’s learn how to make a horse galloping drawing.
Beginners will benefit from this simple step by step lesson for learning how to draw a galloping horse. This easy horse lesson is perfect for younger kids looking to learn how to draw a graceful horse in motion!
All drawing steps are included here which make it fun and simple to follow! Plan for this drawing to last about 20 minutes, but the drawing process may actually take longer if a background is created in addition to the equine subject matter.
Trying to learn to draw is much more fun when you have a easy-to-understand lesson to reference. Enjoy!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- Horse Galloping Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
This tutorial will instruct you how to draw a horse galloping. We will draw attention to the shapes of each part and types of outlines created ensuring that this magnificent creature looks elegant as they run!
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Start By Drawing The Head
Start by drawing an outline of the horse’s head.
Now Form The Face And Ears
Next, attach the small pointed ears on top of its head. Now, draw an oval for the eye. Add a shaded oval for its nostril and a curved line for its mouth. Then, draw the curved outline of its snout.
Add The Body
Form the elongated shape of its body connected to its head.
Draw The Legs
Draw its long, strong legs connected to the bottom of its body. Now, draw the curved outline of its hooves. Don’t forget to erase parts of its body that overlap with the legs.
Outline The Mane And Tail
Outline the horse’s luscious mane on top of its head and along its back. Next, draw its long tail attached to the end of its body. Make sure to erase unnecessary overlapping lines.
Complete The Drawing Of A Galloping Horse
Let’s give life to our drawing of a galloping horse! First, fill in the eye with a black crayon and add a white shimmer. Next, color the mane and tail with a gray crayon. Now, shade the horse’s coat with a yellow crayon. Then, color the hooves, snout, and inner ears with a brown crayon.
Horse Galloping Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Horse Galloping 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!