Kids will have a wonderful time learning how to draw a carrot in today’s drawing lesson.
Grab some art supplies and follow along with these clear 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing a carrot.
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 or markers. This is ideal for very young children needing extra guidance and are looking to color in a carrot.
Finally learn to draw vegetables by following this lesson at your own leisure. …and now for the how to draw a carrot lesson…
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw a Carrot Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
This step by step lesson will instruct you how to draw a carrot. We will draw attention to the shapes of each area and types of lines drawn so that the artwork looks correct.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Carrot’s Outline
Draw a slender triangular shape to form the basic carrot shape.
Add Carrot Texture
Then add small curved lines inside the carrot. Next time you see a carrot take notice how it has these textured lines on its outer skin.
Draw long, vertical lines at the top of the carrot. These are the green stems that shoot out above the carrot. A carrot grows underground but these greens grow above ground and collect the sunlight!
Draw Carrot Greens
Draw the leafy carrot greens that grow out of the top of the carrot.
Add More Greens
Complete your line drawing by adding more leafy greens. Fresh carrots are loaded with these greens.
Complete Your Drawing
Grab your crayons or colored pencils and color your carrot drawing in using mostly orange and green colors.
How to Draw a Carrot PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw a Carrot. 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!