Young artists will have a wonderful time learning how to draw cotton candy in 6 easy steps.
Grab some art supplies and follow along with these simple 6 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing a cotton candy.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and includes a pdf you can easily print or download. The pdf packet even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This pairs well with crayons. This is perfect for very young children looking for some extra guidance and simply looking to color in a cotton candy.
Drawing is much more fun when you have a easy to understand lesson to follow. Let’s get drawing!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Cotton Candy Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this post, we will discover how to draw cotton candy with your drawing materials. Pay attention to the different sizes and shapes within the artwork of the cotton candy. The new lines in each step is outlined in blue so you can see the most recent shapes that you should be illustrating.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Outline The Cotton Candy
Start forming the outline of the cotton candy by making a circular shape using wavy lines.
Attach The Stick
Attach the stick of the cotton candy by drawing an elongated rectangular shaped line.
Add The Pattern
Add the spiral pattern on the stick by creating evenly spaced diagonal lines as shown.
Begin Puffy Forms
Form the texture of the cotton candy by making two wavy lines around the surface of the cotton candy.
Add texture to the cotton candy by making short bumpy lines starting from the edge to make the cotton candy look fluffier.
Complete The Cotton Candy Drawing
To finish off our illustration, color the cotton candy with a pink crayon. Then, use orange and yellow crayons alternating to color the stick of the cotton candy.
How to Draw Cotton Candy PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw Cotton Candy. 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!