Learn how to draw a woolly mammoth by following along with this easy to follow drawing guide.
Beginners will benefit from this simple step by step lesson for learning how to draw a woolly mammoth. This easy woolly mammoth lesson is perfect for young kids looking to learn how to draw.
All drawing steps are included here which make it fun and simple to follow! Plan for this drawing to take about 30 minutes, but the creative process may actually take longer if a background is added in addition to the subject matter.
Get a thrill out of learning how to draw a woolly mammoth. Go beyond the lesson…don’t forget to add some unique details. It is time to get drawing!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw a Woolly Mammoth Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
The goal is to complete a drawing of a woolly mammoth by creating one section at a time. The drawing will take 9 steps in total as we continue to draw each part which will get us closer to the completed artwork. The completed work of art will be detailed with color resulting in a artwork you can be proud of!
Time Needed: 30 minutes
Outline The Head
Outline the mammoth’s head by drawing a curvy line.
Form The Trunk
Form the trunk of the woolly mammoth by drawing an elongated shape attached to the head.
Add The Eyes
Draw two circles to create the eyes.
Attach The Tusks
Attach the long curving shape of its tusks.
Draw The Ears
Form the floppy ears of the wooly mammoth by attaching curvy shapes on both sides of the head.
Form The Body
Draw an elongated shape attached to the head of the mammoth to form the body. Don’t forget to create short zigzag lines to emphasize the fur.
Add The Legs
Draw its short columnar legs attached to the bottom of its body.
Attach The Tail
Attach a narrow shape with a pointy end to the mammoth’s body to create the tail.
Complete The Woolly Mammoth Drawing
Let’s add some color to the woolly mammoth drawing! First, use a black crayon to fill its eyes. Next, color the tusks with a light yellow crayon. Finally, shade the rest of the woolly mammoth’s body with a brown crayon.
How to Draw a Woolly Mammoth 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 Woolly Mammoth. 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!