Find out how to draw pancakes by following along with this engaging drawing guide.
Grab some art supplies and follow along with these easy 9 drawing steps. You’ll learn the basics for drawing pancakes.
This lesson only takes about 20 minutes and has a PDF near the bottom of the lesson you can easily print or download. The pdf packet even contains a “coloring book” page with just the line art. This accompanies well with crayons or colored pencils. This is ideal for very young kids requiring extra guidance and are looking to color in pancakes.
Trying to learn to draw is much more fun when you have a simple lesson to follow. Let’s get drawing!
- Drawing Paper
- Crayons or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker (optional)
- How to Draw Pancakes Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
In this article, we will start off with a new piece of paper and discover how to draw pancakes in no time. It is best to consider the shape and size of each part of the pancakes.
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw The Shape Of The Pancake
Draw the shape of the pancake by creating an oval.
Form The Outline Of The Pancake Stack
Form the outline of the pancake stack by making a U-shaped line with curves on both sides. For this drawing, we are stacking five pancakes so there are five curves on each side.
Draw The Topmost Pancake
Draw the topmost pancake by making a curved line.
Now Draw The Next Pancake
Now, draw the next pancake by creating two curved lines.
Next Draw The Rest Of The Pancake Stack
Next, draw the rest of the pancake stack by making five more lines curving upward.
Add blueberries on top and around the stack of pancakes by drawing rounded shapes with a short curved line inside each blueberry you draw.
Add syrup on the stack of pancakes by drawing a wavy line as shown. Erase parts of the pancakes that overlap with the syrup.
Draw The Plate
Draw the plate by creating two ovals.
Complete The Pancake Drawing
Let’s complete the pancake drawing by first adding color to our stack of pancakes using light orange and yellow crayons. Use the light orange crayon to color the top of the pancake and the yellow crayon to color the side of the pancake. Next, color the syrup with dark orange and brown crayons. Now, shade the blueberries with purple and blue crayons. Then, color the plate with a blue crayon.
How to Draw Pancakes PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for How to Draw Pancakes. 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!