How To Draw Grains: Step 6

How to Draw Grains

Kids will have fun learning how to draw grains with 6 simple illustrative steps.

With 6 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy drawing their own grains on paper. Also included is a printable version of this grains drawing tutorial.

Perfect for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to instruct kids how to draw a grains.

Trying to learn to draw is much more fun when you have a easy to understand lesson to reference. Let’s get drawing!


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

In today’s post, we are going to discover how to draw grains on paper. The location and proportion of each part will be considered in each step of the how-to article here. Take notice that the blue pencil lines are used to show the newest shapes being drawn in each in each of the steps.

Time Needed: 20 minutes

  1. Outline The Stalk

    How To Draw Grains: Step 1

    Draw the thin outline of the stalk.

  2. Add Leaves

    How To Draw Grains: Step 2

    Add narrow pointed leaves attached to the stalk. Draw lines following the shape of the leaves to add some texture.

  3. Draw The Kernels

    How To Draw Grains: Step 3

    Draw a series of kernel grains attached to the stalk.

  4. Attach The Awns

    How To Draw Grains: Step 4

    Form the hair-like structure on top of the grains called awns.

  5. Draw Grains On The Ground

    How To Draw Grains: Step 5

    Draw some grains on the ground by drawing small ovals.

  6. Complete The Drawing Of Grains

    How To Draw Grains: Step 6

    Let’s add a pop of color to our drawing of grains! First, color the stalk with a green crayon. Now, fill in the leaves with a lighter shade of green. Next, shade the kernel grains with a yellow crayon.

How to Draw Grains PDF Download

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