Children will have fun learning how to draw a gingerbread house in 6 simple steps.
Create along with these clear 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing a gingerbread house.
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 page with just the line art. This pairs well with crayons. This is perfect for very young children requiring extra guidance and simply looking to color in a gingerbread house.
Enjoy the process of learning how to draw a gingerbread house. Go beyond the lesson…don’t forget to add some unique details. It is officially time to get creative!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw a Gingerbread House Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
This tutorial will instruct you how to draw a gingerbread house. We will pay attention to the shapes of each part and variety of lines drawn making sure that the drawing looks great.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The House
Draw a square in the middle of your paper. This will become the main part of the gingerbread house.
Add The Roof
Then draw a triangular shape on top. Add wavy lines inside to make it look like the snowy frosting that covers the roof.
Draw The Chimney
After that, draw a rectangle on the right side of the roof. Add another small rectangle above. We can add some wavy lines so that we have snowy frosting to shade in later.
Add Doors And Windows
We will complete the gingerbread house by adding a door, windows, and other decorations to the side of this house made of sweets!
Draw More Decorations Outside
We will then complete the linework by adding lollipops and cupcakes outside the house.
Color Your Drawing
Now we are ready to color our gingerbread house drawing. Add plenty of bright colors to make the candy and sweets look tasty!
How to Draw a Gingerbread House 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 Gingerbread House. 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!