Yam Drawing: Step 6

Yam Drawing

Learn how to make a yam drawing.

Beginners will benefit from this simple step by step lesson for learning how to draw a yam. This easy yam instruction guide is perfect for younger kids looking to learn how to draw.

All drawing steps are included here which make it fun and simple to follow! Plan for this drawing to take about 20 minutes, but the drawing process may actually take longer if a background is created as well.

Enjoy creating a colorful yam drawing and remember to add some personal details. It’s time to get creative!


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

In this lesson, we will learn how to make a yam drawing on paper. To make sure it looks great, we will pay attention to the various sizes and shapes of each part of the yam. The drawn lines in each step is drawn in blue so you can see the current components that you should be creating.

Time Needed: 20 minutes

  1. Begin With A Small Slice

    Yam Drawing: Step 1

    Draw a small circle on the left part of your paper.

  2. Add The Side

    Yam Drawing: Step 2

    Draw a curved line under the circle so it will look 3D, just like a round vegetable slice.

  3. Draw Another Yam Slice

    Yam Drawing: Step 3

    Then, draw a bigger circle slightly behind the first one. We are going to erase the lines that went over the first completed slice.

  4. Complete The Slice’s Side

    Yam Drawing: Step 4

    Draw another curved line under the second slice to once again make this slice look real and 3D.

  5. Add The Half-Sliced Yam

    Yam Drawing: Step 5

    Now, we are going to add another bigger circle on the second one, then complete the yam with the shape similar to the example. Again, we are going to erase the lines that went over the previous parts of our drawing.

  6. Complete Your Drawing

    Yam Drawing: Step 6

    We are now going to color our yam drawing and add more details to it using our coloring materials.

Yam Drawing PDF Download

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