How to Draw Mashed Potatoes
Kids can learn how to draw mashed potatoes by following the demonstration images in this simple tutorial.
Included are 6 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy designing their own mashed potatoes on paper. Also included is a printable version of this mashed potatoes drawing lesson.
Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to teach kids how to draw their own mashed potatoes.
Art making is much more fun when you have a fun & easy lesson to reference. Let’s get drawing!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Mashed Potatoes Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
This step by step lesson will teach you how to draw mashed potatoes. We will pay attention to the shapes of each section and types of outlines drawn ensuring that the drawing looks correct.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Plate
Using your pencil, draw a big oval in the lower center of your paper.
Add The Bottom Part
Then, draw a curve under the oval. This completes the bottom part of the plate.
Draw The Mashed Potato
After that, draw wavy lines inside the plate for the mashed potato.
Draw The Gravy Boat
Now we are going to draw the gravy boat, starting with the main part, similar in the illustration shown here.
Add The Handle
Finish your line drawing by drawing the handle of the gravy boat.
Complete Your Drawing
Grab your color tools and color your mashed potato drawing. Add brown in the middle of the mashed potato for the gravy.
How to Draw Mashed Potatoes PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw Mashed Potatoes. 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!