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Draw a Wolf

  • how to draw a wolf

    Start with Shapes

    Draw circles for the head, chest and rump. The chest circle should be a little bigger and a little lower down than the rump circle.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Connect Your Shapes

    Draw lines connecting your body and head shapes together, like this! Over your head circle, make a bell shape (this will be the wolf's cheeks), and add in lines for the legs.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Nose, Ears & Feet

    Follow the V-shape lines in your head circle to put in your wolf's nose. Add ears and feet, and close up the rest of the lines around your body shapes.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Finish The Outline

    Add in your wolf's eyes, back legs, toes and tail. You can also add zig-zag lines around the face to show how furry your wolf is.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Completed Outline

    Here's your outline all done! Now it's time to add in some details and coloring.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Add The Details

    Add in more fur zig-zags along the chest, belly and tail, and draw in details for the eyes, ears, nose and mouth. Make guide lines where you'll color in your wolf.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Fill It In

    Shade your wolf along the guide lines you made in the previous step. Grey wolves are greyish-brown, with white fur on their bellies and under the chin, and black at the end of their tails.

  • how to draw a wolf

    Add Some Shading

    You can add shading to the parts of the wolf which might be in shadow, like under the belly. Also add in little hairs to show the wolf's fur by drawing short lines in the direction the hair goes. You're done!

The Mexican gray wolf is the smallest of North America's gray wolves, and has yellowish-gray fur with black on its back and tail.

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