Toad Drawing: Step 9

Toad Drawing

Need to demonstrate to a beginner how to draw a toad drawing?

There are 9 easy steps to follow, children will enjoy making their own toad on paper. Also included is a downloadable version of this toad drawing lesson.

Ideal for art teachers and homeschoolers looking to teach kids how to draw their own toad.

Get a thrill out of creating a colorful toad drawing and remember to add some personal aspects. Don’t forget about the free PDF guide.


  • Pencil
  • Drawing Paper
  • Crayons or Colored Pencils
  • Black Marker (optional)
  • Toad Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
Toad Drawing: All Steps

This lesson will teach you how to draw a toad. We will draw attention to the shapes of each part and types of outlines created so that the artwork looks right.

Time Needed: 30 minutes

  1. First Draw The Top Eyelids

    Toad Drawing: Step 1

    First, draw two lines curving downwards to form the toad’s top eyelids.

  2. Next Add The Eye

    Toad Drawing: Step 2

    Next, outline the visible eye by drawing a circle. Now, draw the pupil by adding a small oval inside the circle.

  3. Form The Head

    Toad Drawing: Step 3

    Then, form the curved shape of the toad’s head. Draw a small dot for its nostril and a wavy line for its mouth.

  4. Outline The Body

    Toad Drawing: Step 4

    Outline the bumpy oval shape of the amphibian’s body.

  5. Form The Forelegs

    Toad Drawing: Step 5

    Start forming the shape of the toad’s forelegs as shown in the illustration.

  6. Draw The Hind Leg

    Toad Drawing: Step 6

    Now, form the visible hind leg by drawing a wavy curved line. Erase parts of the body that overlap with the hind leg.

  7. Attach The Toes

    Toad Drawing: Step 7

    Draw the toad’s pointy toes attached to the ends of its legs as shown.

  8. Add Its Bumpy Texture

    Toad Drawing: Step 8

    Add small curved lines on the toad’s body and legs to emphasize the bumpy texture of its skin.

  9. Complete The Toad Drawing

    Toad Drawing: Step 9

    Let’s complete our drawing of a toad by adding some color! First, fill the pupil with a black crayon. Add some shimmer by making a small white oval on its pupil. Next, use a yellow crayon to color the remainder of the eye. Now, shade its underbelly with a light brown crayon. Then, color the rest of the toad’s body with a darker shade of brown.

Toad Drawing PDF Download

Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Toad Drawing. 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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