Kids can learn how to draw a mug of hot chocolate by following the photos in this simple guide.
Expect 9 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy making their own hot chocolate on paper. Also included is a downloadable version of this hot chocolate drawing lesson.
Perfect for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to instruct kids how to draw their own hot chocolate.
Art making is much more fun when you have a easy-to-understand lesson to follow. Enjoy!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Hot Chocolate Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In today’s lesson, we are going to discover how to draw a cup of hot chocolate on paper. The location and proportion of each part will be highlighted in each step of the how-to article here. Take notice that the blue outlines are used to indicate the newest components being drawn in each step.
Time Needed: 30 minutes
Draw The Lip Of The Mug
Draw the lip of the mug by making an oval outline.
Outline The Body Of The Mug
Next, form the U-shaped outline of the mug’s body.
Add The Hot Chocolate
Add hot chocolate inside the mug by drawing a line curving downwards.
Attach The Handle
Draw the mug’s handle by drawing two curved lines attached to the body.
Draw A Candy Cane
Now, let’s add a candy cane to our hot chocolate by making a J-shaped outline.
Create The Candy Cane’s Pattern
Create the candy cane’s swirl pattern by drawing curved lines along the candy cane.
Add marshmallows to our hot chocolate by drawing small rectangles with rounded corners. Form the bottom face of a marshmallow by adding a curved line as shown.
Add some ripples around the marshmallows by drawing short curved lines.
Complete The Hot Chocolate Drawing
Let’s complete our hearty mug of hot chocolate by adding some color! First, color the body of the mug with shades of green. Next, fill the handle with a red crayon. Now, use red and white crayons to color the candy cane. Then, fill the hot chocolate with a brown crayon. Finally, color the marshmallows with a white crayon. You can also add some shading to the marshmallows using a light brown crayon.
How to Draw a Hot Chocolate 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 Hot Chocolate. 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!