How to Draw a Newt
Young artists will have a wonderful time learning how to draw a newt in 6 easy illustrative steps.
Included are 6 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy drawing their own newt on paper. Also included is a downloadable version of this newt drawing tutorial.
Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to instruct kids how to draw their own newt.
Enjoy learning how to draw a newt. 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 Newt Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this article, we will start off with a blank piece of paper and discover how to draw a newt in 6 instructive steps. It is best to consider the proportions of each part of the newt.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Outline The Head
First, draw a curved line to outline the newt’s head.
Add The Body
Next, draw two long lines to add its body.
Attach The Tail
Attach the newt’s pointed tail connected to the end of its body.
Form The Legs
Now, form the shape of the amphibian’s legs attached to the bottom of its body similar to the illustration.
Draw The Face
First, draw the circular outline of the eye. Next, add a shaded circle to draw its pupil. Now, draw a curved line to form its mouth.
Complete The Newt Drawing
Let’s complete our drawing of a newt by adding some color! First, fill the eye with a white crayon. Next, color the underbelly with a very light green crayon. Then, shade the rest of the salamander’s body with a green crayon.
How to Draw a Newt 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 Newt. 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!