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This selection of tutorials on drawing animals will improve not only your animal drawing skills, but also your general drawing skills. These tutorials cover a variety of animals and will give you lots of useful hints and tips to make your animal drawings seem as realistic as possible.

  1. How to Draw a Dog Tutorial

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If you want to draw a dog but don’t know how to, have a look at this tutorial and you’ll see that it’s not really that hard at all. Simply follow the steps given and you’ll have master the art of drawing dogs before you know it!

Follow this tutorial here.


2. How to Draw a Butterfly

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Perfect your drawing skills and learn how to draw an animal that’s beautiful and complex. Butterflies can be challenging to draw given the intricacy of their wing patterns, but drawing them isn’t impossible and it can be done in a few simple steps.

Follow the tutorial here.

3. How to Draw Animals: Dogs and Wolves, and Their Anatomy

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If you’re going to draw realistic animals, it helps to have an understanding of their anatomy and the way they move. This tutorial focuses on dogs and wolves, but you can take the approach of looking at the make-up of animals and apply it to any animal you’re drawing.

Follow the tutorial here.

4. How to Draw a Realistic Bird Portrait in Pencil

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Follow this step-by-step tutorial on drawing the American eagle and you’ll not only learn how to draw one of the most magnificent birds around, you’ll gain an understanding of how to approach drawing birds of all different sizes and species.

Follow the tutorial here.

5. Learn How to Draw a Horse

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A simple, step-by-step guide to drawing horses that’s easy for beginners to follow and might even teach those with more experience in drawing a thing or two. The tutorial focuses on

Follow the tutorial here.

6. How to Draw a Realistic Cat

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A simple step-by-step approach to drawing a realistic cat that will teach you how to approach drawing any type of animal. Follow the tutorial’s seven steps and you’ll be rewarded with a cat drawing that looks very realistic.

Follow the tutorial here.

7. How to Draw a Blue Whale

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The blue whale is undoubtedly one of the most impressive animals in existence today. If you want to draw one, have a look at this tutorial to see how you can draw one that looks realistic and impressive.

Follow the tutorial here.

8. How to Draw a Monkey

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When drawing any animal it’s important to get the dimensions and proportions right so your animal looks realistic. Have a look at this tutorial, follow its step-by-step approach and the end result will be a drawing of a monkey that looks incredibly lifelike.

Follow the tutorial here.

9. How to Draw a Crocodile

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Learn how to get the features and make-up of a crocodile just right so that you drawing looks realistic and lifelike. This tutorial’s step-by-step approach is easy for beginners to understand.

Follow the tutorial here.

10. How to Draw Fur

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Mastering the art of drawing realistic animals involves knowing how to draw animal fur. Have a read of this tutorial to learn exactly how to draw fur that looks detailed and lifelike.

Follow the tutorial here.

11. How to Draw a Horse in Pencil

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A simple, four-step guide to drawing horses that’s easy to follow and will get you drawing high-quality horses in no time at all.

Follow the tutorial here.

12. How to Draw Birds: Draw Realistic Animals

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David N Kitler, a nature artist, offers tips and advice on how to make your drawings of birds realistic. Follow the 10 easy steps in the tutorial and you should end up with a drawing of a bird that looks exactly like a real one!


Follow the tutorial here.

 

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