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How to Draw a Bunny

Learn How to Draw a Bunny in 9 Simple Steps

How to draw a bunny
How to draw a bunny step-by-step

To learn how to draw a bunny, nine short and simple steps are enough, and in this instruction, you will see how easy it is to do.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Step-by-step lips drawing tutorial
  • Tips for drawing lips
  • Supplementary content
  • Conclusion

Of course, any creature can be drawn very difficult and very simple. And the fewer details, the easier it will be to draw this or that creature.

To simplify the process of drawing a bunny, I made the drawing itself in the simplest possible manner, removing all unnecessary details and lines.

So, what do you need to know before starting the lesson on how to draw a rabbit?

First, remember that you need to start with simple and large shapes, gradually moving to small details.

Secondly, try not to press too hard on the pencil in the first stages, so that later it will be easier to remove unnecessary lines.

Thirdly, try not to concentrate too much on one detail, from time to time moving the drawing away from you and examining it to find inaccuracies and imbalances.


  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Eraser
  • Coloring supplies

Step-by-Step Bunny Drawing Tutorial

Time needed: 20 minutes

How to draw a bunny for kids

  1. Sketch the head and the torso.

    Firstly, draw two circles to outline the head and body of our bunny. Notice how these two details convey the volume of the drawing already at this stage.how to draw a bunny for kids easy_

  2. Sketch the eyes of the bunny.

    Draw two ovals to mark the outlines of the bunny’s eyes. They should be at a sufficiently large distance from each other. Ovals differ in shape and size due to the perspective.how to draw a bunny

  3. Sketch the bunny cheeks.

    First, outline the nose using two short lines. Then draw the outline of the visible part of the mouth. After that, draw the cheeks using a lot of short lines.bunny drawing tutorial

  4. Draw bunny ears.

    First draw the outer lines of the ears. Then sketch the internal ones as shown. Please note that already at this stage you can see where the ears of this cute creature are turned.bunny drawing tutorial easy

  5. Draw the front paws of the bunny.

    The front legs of the bunny appear as small, rounded shapes. Draw it with light lines. To make your bunny drawing more convincing, add some fur to the top of the front legs.bunny drawing guide

  6. Draw the hind legs of the bunny.

    The hind legs look a little more complex than the front ones, don’t they? In fact, they are just two rounded shapes of different sizes.how to draw a bunny easy step by step

  7. Draw the tail and chest.

    Start by drawing out the front of the chest using short, furry lines. Then draw the tail, trying to convey its fluffy texture.how to draw a bunny by pencil

  8. Erase the guidelines from the artwork.

    To give your bunny drawing a finished look, delete all unnecessary guidelines. At this stage, you can study your drawing more carefully to find and correct any inaccuracies.bunny for kids how to draw

  9. Color the bunny drawing.

    Don’t forget to paint white highlights inside the black rabbit eyes. First of all, color your eyes, not forgetting to leave highlights in them. Then color the rabbit’s fur light grey. Finish the bunny’s coloring process by turning the nose and inside of the ears pink.How to draw a bunny

How to Learn to Draw a Rabbit Even Better?

As you can see above, the rabbit drawing lesson was done in a really very simple manner. But as I wrote above, we ourselves choose how complex and detailed the drawing can be made.

To make your bunny drawing more complex and interesting, add some shadows. This will give the whole picture more volume and expressiveness. To learn how to do this correctly, go to my article on light and shadow.

Also, you can draw a few more bunnies or other animals if you have a powerful imagination. You can also add plants and some interesting landscape at the background.

Supplementary Content

You may not always have access to the Internet. Or you might want to draw this bunny in the school. To make this possible, I have prepared a PDF file for you, in which I collected the steps of this lesson and several very interesting additions.

Conclusion on How to Draw a Bunny

So, the bunny drawing tutorial is completed, and it’s time to sum it up.

What did this lesson teach you? What additional tasks did you enjoy? Were you able to cope with the lesson and was it easy for you?

It is very important for us to know your opinion. We are waiting for your answers to these questions in the comments, as well as your drawings on our social networks.


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