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How to Draw a Poodle

In this tutorial, you will learn how to draw a poodle. I promise you will like this cute dog drawing tutorial very much.

how to draw a poodle dog step by step
how to draw a poodle step by step

Now I will show you how to draw a poodle. This is a popular breed of dog and many people are happy to keep such a cute pet at home. The poodle is a kind, intelligent and obedient dog.

The main feature of the poodle is its soft, thick and wavy coat. Longest coat on the ears. This makes the poodle look funny. The color of the coat can be different – white, black, brown, gray, peach. You can color the poodle with any of these colors.

This tutorial is very simple. Freehand lines will be used here. In order for the poodle to look realistic, you need to pay special attention to coloring the coat, use several shades, make shadows and highlights.


  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Eraser
  • Coloring supplies

Time needed: 20 minutes

How to Draw a Poodle

  1. Draw the top of the head.

    Use a wavy line to depict a cloud-like oval.how to draw a poodle dog

  2. Depict the ears.

    Add two semicircles on the sides.how to draw a poodle face

  3. Depict the lower part of the muzzle.

    Use a wavy line to draw the bottom of the face as shown in the example.how to draw a poodle easy

  4. Draw the neck and part of the torso.

    To do this, sketch out two wavy lines down.how to draw a poodle realistic

  5. Sketch out the paws.

    Using a wavy line, draw the two front legs and part of the rear leg.how to draw a poodle body

  6. Draw the eyes.

    In this step, depict two small circles.how to draw a poodle cartoon

  7. Add details.

    Sketch out the poodle’s nose and mouth.how to draw a poodle cute

  8. Add more details.

    Detail the coat. Add small wavy lines on all parts of the body.how to draw a cute and easy poodle

  9. Color the poodle.

    Use different shades of brown for the coat, with pink for the nose and brown for the eyes.how to draw a poodle dog step by step

You can complete your drawing and draw the environment for the poodle. For example, it could be grass. Use your imagination and try different options. For the most convenient drawing, I have prepared a PDF file with a short version of the lesson.

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