How To Draw A Quokka: Step 6

How to Draw a Quokka

Children can learn how to draw a quokka by following the images in this easy tutorial.

Follow along with these clear 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing a quokka.

This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf guide even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This pairs perfectly with crayons or colored pencils. This is ideal for very young children in the need of extra guidance and simply looking to color in a quokka.

Learning to draw is much more fun when you have a clear lesson to reference. Let’s get drawing!


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

This post will instruct you how to draw a quokka. We will draw attention to the shapes of each area and variety of outlines drawn so that the drawing looks right.

Time Needed: 20 minutes

  1. Form The Head

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 1

    First, outline the furry shape of the quokka’s head. Next, draw two shaded circles for the eyes. Now, create a rounded shape with two dots to form the nose. Then, make two lines curving upward attached to the nose to form the top part of its mouth. Create a smaller line curving upward to draw the bottom of its mouth.

  2. Add The Ears

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 2

    Draw two rounded shapes attached to the top of the quokka’s head. Then, create a wavy line on both ears.

  3. Outline The Body

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 3

    Outline the fluffy rounded shape of the quokka’s body.

  4. Form The Limbs

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 4

    First, draw the furry shape of the quokka’s arms with small paws attached. Next, form the quokka’s legs with longer paws attached similar to the illustration.

  5. Add The Tail

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 5

    Add the thin wavy shape of the quokka’s tail attached to its body.

  6. Complete The Quokka Drawing

    How To Draw A Quokka: Step 6

    Finally, let’s color our drawing of a quokka! First, use a dark brown crayon to color the nose, paws and inner parts of the ears. Next, shade the opening of its mouth with a dark red crayon. Then, use a brown crayon to fill in the rest of the quokka’s body. Don’t forget to add the reflection in the quokka’s eyes by making small white circles.

How to Draw a Quokka 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 Quokka. 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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