Kids can learn how to draw a swan by following the example drawings in this easy guide.
Beginners will benefit from this simple step by step lesson for learning how to draw a swan. This easy swan lesson is perfect for younger students looking to get started with drawing.
All drawing steps are included here which make it fun and easy to follow! Expect this drawing to take about 20 minutes, but the drawing process can actually take more time if a background is included in addition to the subject matter.
Finally learn to draw your very own birds by following this tutorial at your own speed. …and now for the how to draw a swan lesson…
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw a Swan Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this article, we will start with a blank piece of paper and discover how to draw a swan in no time. It’s best if we consider the shape and size of each of the drawn parts of the swan.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Wings
First, draw the wing sideways in the middle of the paper.
Add Another Layer Of Wing
Then, draw another layer of the wing above the first one you drew.
Draw The Neck
Next, outline the neck by creating a reversed letter S shape on the left side of the wings.
Add The Head, Eyes And Beak
Draw the head, eyes, and beak on the top of the swan’s neck.
Draw The Lower Body And Tail
Don’t forget to draw the lower body under the wings and add the tail on the right side.
Complete The Drawing
Make your swan pretty by coloring your drawing!
How to Draw a Swan 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 Swan. 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!
Have you ever seen a gigantic white duck floating on the water?
Swans are beautiful white birds that are commonly found on lakes and rivers. They are extremely large and live mostly in the earth’s northern hemisphere. They can weigh over 25 pounds!
Swans are waterfowls that are found in various parts of the world. The Black Swan is the most common type of swan species in Australia, while the Mute Swan and Tundra Swan is the most common species in North America.
There are seven different types of swans found all over the world today – tundra swan, bewick’s swan, whooper swan, black swan, black-necked swan, trumpeter swan, and mute swan.
Swans can sleep on either land or water and can survive in both fresh and saltwater environments.
Most of the swans you’ll see are white but there are black swans that live in Australia and New Zealand.