Easy How to Draw an Elephant Tutorial and Elephant Coloring Page
Drawing an elephant is a great way to learn how to make animals look as realistic as possible, and it also serves as a perspective lesson because the two legs furthest away must be slightly shorter, and the opposite sides must be level.
Preview of the Step by Step Elephant Tutorial
Prang Crayons are softer than other crayons, so they sometimes look like oil pastels, and Crayola has some of my favorite golden orange and yellow colors that are a bit richer and warmer.
More Elephant Drawing Projects
Watercolor resist Elephant by Lily G., 4th Grade Art Journal Elephants by Ms. Schweisow, and Dixie Canyon Elephant by Ethan R., 1st Grade are all easy elephant PDF tutorials.
How do you draw a simple elephant?
Here’s how to do it.
- Step 1: Draw a large oval for the elephant’s body and a smaller circle for the head.
- Step 2: Draw two long, curving lines for the trunk coming down from the head.
- Step 3: Draw a tusk curving across the trunk from the bottom of your elephant’s head.
What is Elephant Colour?
Elephants are greyish black in color, with dark grey or a grey and black combination as their natural color. Elephants also appear to be the same color as the soil.