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Drawing a Horse

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Here you’ll learn how to draw a magnificent horse in 5 steps. By using this simple and fun method for learning how to draw, kids will become true artists!


To draw your horse, you can use 'C' à Grain®, Mi-Teintes® or Vivaldi® paper.








Step 1



Start by drawing an outline of the horse's body using a pencil.




Step 2


Add an outline of the legs and hooves.

Rub out the unnecessary lines, which are dotted.




Step 3


Add the tale, mane and facial features (ears, cheeks and snout).





Step 4


Add its mane and tale.

Add the curves of the horse's body.

Rub out the unnecessary lines, which are dotted.



Step 5


Add whichever colours you want.

To make your drawing more realistic, you can add some scenery (such as a small field and a cute rabbit!).





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