How to Draw Bread
You can learn how to draw bread by drawing along with this simple drawing guide.
Grab some art supplies and follow along with these easy 9 drawing steps. You will learn the fundamentals for drawing bread.
This lesson only takes about 30 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf lesson even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This goes well with crayons or colored pencils. It is perfect for very young children requiring extra guidance and simply looking to fill in bread.
Finally learn to draw your very own food by following this lesson at your own speed. Have fun!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Bread Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
By the end of this lesson we will arrive at a finished drawing of bread by working on one part at a time. It will take 9 steps to complete as we continue to make each area which will get us closer to the finished work of art. The completed drawing will be finalized with color making it a drawing you can be proud of!
Time Needed: 30 minutes
Draw The Front Of The Loaf
Begin drawing the front shape of the loaf of bread.
Add Sides Of The Loaf
Then, draw a curved line that outlines the entire side of this loaf of bread. Now your bread should look 3D.
Draw The First Slice
Now draw the a bread slice laying down in front of the loaf it was just cut from
Then, add another curved line below to create the bread’s crust.
Add The Second Slice
Now add another layer of sliced bread just below the first one.
Draw The Cutting Board
Next, draw the wooden cutting board below your bread loaf and slices.
Create Board Thickness
Follow the shape below the cutting board to make it look like a 3D slab of wood.
Draw The Bread Knife
We are going to complete the line work by drawing a bread knife beside the bread.
Complete Your Drawing
Now grab your crayons or colored pencils and start shading your drawing. Take notice how the crust is darker than the inside parts of the bread.
How to Draw Bread PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw Bread. 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!