Find out how to draw a Halloween pumpkin by following along with this simple drawing guide.
Draw along with these simple 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing a Halloween pumpkin.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf packet even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This pairs perfectly with crayons or colored pencils. This is perfect for very young kids looking for some extra guidance and are looking to shade in a Halloween pumpkin.
Enjoy the process of learning how to draw a Halloween pumpkin. Go beyond the lesson…don’t forget to add some personal details. Don’t forget about the free PDF guide.
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw a Halloween Pumpkin Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this step by step lesson, we are going to learn how to draw a Halloween pumpkin with basic drawing tools. Be sure to observe the various sizes and shapes of each part of the Halloween pumpkin. The new lines in each step is outlined in blue so you can plainly see the most recent parts that you should be creating.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Outline A Pumpkin
Let’s start by drawing the bumpy shape of a pumpkin.
Attach The Stem
Next, attach the shape of the pumpkin’s stem sticking out on top.
Form The Ribs
Form the visible ribs on the back part of the pumpkin by drawing curved lines.
Carve Out The Face
Now, let’s carve out the face on the pumpkin by drawing two triangular shapes for the eyes and a horizontal zigzag shape for the mouth.
Draw The Edges
Draw the visible edges of the pumpkin’s skin from the carvings as shown.
Complete The Halloween Pumpkin Drawing
Let’s complete our Halloween pumpkin drawing by adding some color! Start by using an orange crayon to color the pumpkin’s skin. Next, use a brown crayon to fill in the visible edges of the pumpkin’s skin on the carvings. Now, color the stem with a green crayon. Finally, let’s light our Halloween pumpkin by filling the carved out face with a yellow crayon.
How to Draw a Halloween Pumpkin 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 Halloween Pumpkin. 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!