I have prepared for you a lesson on how to draw a little mermaid. This guide is very simple and contains only nine easy steps.
A new exciting lesson on how to draw a little mermaid step by step is ready. I am sure that you will like this lesson and will not cause you any difficulties. The finished drawing of a little mermaid will turn out to be very cute, bright and colorful.
I think that you have ever seen a mermaid as a cartoon character or a book hero. The mermaid is a mythological character. It is believed that mermaids live in various bodies of water and look half like girls, and half like fish.
- Coloring supplies
Time needed: 30 minutes.
How to Draw a Little Mermaid
- Draw the outline of the head.
You can depict this as an arc using a curved line.
- Add the mermaid’s arms.
Below the outline of the mermaid’s head, draw a curved line to depict two identical arms.
- Depict the top of the mermaid costume.
Draw two shell outlines and two short straight horizontal lines.
- Sketch out the sides and waist.
Draw two short straight vertical lines, as well as two curved lines below them.
- Draw the main part of the tail.
Below the drawn mermaid’s belt, draw two long, curved lines.
- Add fins on the tail.
Near the bottom narrow part of the mermaid’s tail, add two pointed fins.
- Depict the outline of the hair.
Use curved lines to make the hair thick and voluminous, and add a curl underneath.
- Add details.
Draw the ears, eyebrows, eyes, nose, mouth, cheeks and the outline of the starfish on the head.
- Color the drawing.
Use any colors to color the little mermaid.
I have prepared a PDF file with a short version of this lesson. You can download this file so you can come back to this tutorial whenever you feel like painting again.