How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 6

How to Draw a Gallimimus

Kids can learn how to draw a gallimimus by following along with this simple drawing guide.

With 6 easy steps to follow, children will enjoy drawing their own gallimimus on paper. Also included is a downloadable version of this gallimimus drawing lesson.

Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to teach kids how to draw their own gallimimus.

Art making is much more fun when you have a easy-to-understand lesson to follow. Keep practicing!


  • Pencil
  • Drawing Paper
  • Crayons or Colored Pencils
  • Black Marker (optional)
  • How to Draw a Gallimimus Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
How To Draw A Gallimimus: All Steps

This post will teach you how to draw a gallimimus. We will draw attention to the shapes of each section and types of lines drawn ensuring that the artwork looks correct.

Time Needed: 20 minutes

  1. Form The Head

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 1

    Outline the pointed shape of the gallimimus’ head. Form the opening of its mouth by creating a V-shape as shown. Next, add a small circle to draw its eye.

  2. Outline The Body

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 2

    Now, outline the shape of the dinosaur’s body. Add small bumps as shown to emphasize its feathery texture.

  3. Attach The Tail

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 3

    Attach its long curving tail at the end of its body.

  4. Form The Arms

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 4

    Form the shape of its feathery arms similar to the illustration.

  5. Add The Legs

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 5

    Draw the dinosaur’s long legs attached to the bottom of its body. Don’t forget to form its sharp claws as shown.

  6. Complete The Gallimimus Drawing

    How To Draw A Gallimimus: Step 6

    Let’s add some color to our drawing of the gallimimus. First, use a black crayon to fill in its eye. Now, use a very light shade of brown to color its underbelly. Next, shade the edges of its feathery arms and the tip of its tail with a dark brown crayon. Also, add some striped pattern along its body using a dark brown crayon. Finally, shade the rest of the gallimimus’ body using a brown crayon.

How to Draw a Gallimimus 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 Gallimimus. 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!

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