How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 6

How to Draw an Aye Aye

Young artists will enjoy learning how to draw an aye aye in 6 simple steps.

Grab some art supplies and follow along with these easy 6 drawing steps. You will learn the fundamentals for drawing an aye aye.

This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a printable guide you can easily download for later use if you wish. The pdf lesson even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This pairs perfectly with crayons or markers. This is perfect for very young children requiring extra guidance and simply looking to color in an aye aye.

Learning to draw is much more fun when you have a easy-to-understand lesson to follow. Enjoy!


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

By the end of this lesson we will arrive at a finished drawing of an aye aye by creating one part at a time. This project will take 6 steps in total as we continue to draw each section moving closer to the finished work of art. The final work of art will be detailed with color making it a artwork you can be proud of!

Time Needed: 20 minutes

  1. Form The Head

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 1

    First, outline the fluffy shape of the aye aye’s head. Next, draw two circles for the eyes. Then, form an oval shape with two dots for the nose. Now, create a line curving upward for the mouth. Draw the fur pattern on its face by forming two curved lines as shown.

  2. Attach The Ears

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 2

    Let’s first outline the rounded shape of the aye aye’s ears. Next, draw a wavy line on each ear as shown.

  3. Outline The Body

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 3

    Outline the furry oval shape of the aye aye’s body.

  4. Attach The Limbs

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 4

    First, form the curved shape of the aye aye’s limbs. Then, draw the long pointed shape of the aye aye’s fingers and toes attached to the ends of its limbs as shown.

  5. Add The Tail

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 5

    Form the aye aye’s fluffy tail attached to its body.

  6. Complete The Aye Aye Drawing

    How To Draw An Aye Aye: Step 6

    Let’s complete the aye aye drawing by adding some color! First, use a yellow crayon to shade its eyes. Next, use a pink crayon to color its nose. Then, shade the face with a cream colored crayon and the top of its head with a light brown crayon. After that, fill in the inner parts of its ears with a dark brown crayon. Finally, color the rest of the aye aye with a brown crayon.

How to Draw an Aye Aye PDF Download

Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw an Aye Aye. 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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