Your Kids can learn how to draw Max from the Grinch by following the example drawings in this basic guide.
With 9 easy steps to follow, kids will enjoy making their own Max doggy on paper. Also included is a printable version of this Grinch-themed drawing lesson.
Perfect for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to teach kids how to draw the famous Max, the companion from the Grinch movie and storybook!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Max from the Grinch Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this lesson, we will begin with a new piece of paper and discover how to draw Max from the Grinch in 9 illustrative steps. We will notice the shape and size of each of the drawn parts of the Max from the Grinch.
Time Needed: 30 minutes
First Draw The Face
First, form two circles to draw Max’s eyes. Next, draw a bigger rounded shape for the nose. Then, add two curved lines below the nose to form the mouth.
Outline The Head
Outline the shape of Max’s head as shown.
Attach The Ears
Draw the long drooping ears attached to both sides of the head.
Form The Body
Next, draw an elongated oval to form the body.
Add The Forelegs
Form the shape of the forelegs connected to the torso. Then, add short lines to outline the toes.
Draw The Hind Legs
Draw the shape of his folded hind legs attached to his sides as shown. Then, add short lines to draw the toes.
Outline The Antler
Outline the curved shape of an antler on top of Max’s head.
Add A Ribbon
First, draw three vertical lines on the antler on top of Max’s head. Then, form the tied part of the ribbon by drawing curved lines as shown.
Complete The Drawing Of Max From The Grinch
Let’s now color our drawing of Max! First, use a red crayon to color the ribbon and his nose. Next, fill his eyes with a black crayon. Now, color the antler with a yellow crayon. Then, use a brown crayon for the ears. Finally, use an orange crayon to shade the rest of Max’s body.
How to Draw Max from the Grinch PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw Max from the Grinch. 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!