How To Draw Cattle: Step 9

How to Draw Cattle

Kids can learn how to draw cattle by following the photos in this basic lesson.

Everyone will like this simple step by step lesson for learning how to draw cattle. This easy cattle tutorial is perfect for fairly young children 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 30 minutes, but the drawing process can actually take more time if a background is included in addition to the subject matter.

Art making 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 Cattle Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
How To Draw Cattle: All Steps

In this beginner’s lesson, we are going to learn how to draw cattle with your drawing materials. Be sure to observe the different sizes and shapes of each part of the cattle. The lines in each step is drawn blue so you can easily see the most recent lines that you should be working on.

Time Needed: 30 minutes

  1. Draw The Snout

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 1

    Draw an oval with two shaded dots. Next, add a line curving upwards to form the mouth.

  2. Add The Eyes

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 2

    Draw two shaded ovals to form the cattle’s eyes.

  3. Outline The Head

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 3

    Draw two wavy lines to form the sides of the cattle’s head.

  4. Draw The Hair

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 4

    Add the jagged rounded shape of the cattle’s hair on top of its head.

  5. Add The Horns

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 5

    Now, draw the pointed shape of the cattle’s horns similar to the illustration.

  6. Attach The Ears

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 6

    Attach the pointed oval shape of the cattle’s ears on each side of its head.

  7. Outline The Body

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 7

    Outline the curvy shape of the cattle’s body.

  8. Create The Legs

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 8

    Create the shape of the cattle’s legs attached to the bottom of its body. Add a curved line on each leg to form the hooves.

  9. Complete The Cattle Drawing

    How To Draw Cattle: Step 9

    Let’s now color the cattle drawing! First, use a yellow crayon to shade the horns. Color the snout and mouth with a pink crayon. Next, shade the inner ears and hooves with a dark brown crayon. Now, fill in the cattle’s hair, head and body with an orange crayon. Then, add some white shading on its body as shown in the illustration.

How to Draw Cattle PDF Download

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