Learn how to draw a great looking Baby Bear with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.
By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a perfect Baby Bear.
The year was 1902. U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt accepted an invitation to go on a bear hunt. After three days, they had found no bears to hunt. A well-meaning guide tracked down an injured black bear and tied it to a tree for the president to "hunt."
What would the president do? He refused to shoot the bear. Newspapers across the country picked up the story and an illustration of the event was repeatedly published.
Later, a New York City candy shop owner began selling toy bears, which he called "Teddy's bears." Thus, the idea of the Teddy Bear was born.
Teddy bears and bear cubs have since played an increasing role in popular culture. In 1926, the first of many Winnie-the-Pooh story books was published.
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Would you like to draw an adorable baby bear? This easy, step-by-step animal drawing tutorial is here to show you how. You will need a pencil with an eraser as well as a sheet of paper. You may also wish to color your finished drawing.
Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Baby Bear
How to Draw a Great Looking Baby Bear for Kids, Beginners, and Adults - Step 1
1. Begin by drawing an oval. This will form the top of the bear's head.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 2
2. Use a series of curved lines to sketch the cheeks and chin. Notice the lines that meet at jagged points, giving the appearance of fur.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 3
3. Draw a partial circle on each side of the head. This forms the inner ears. Draw the outer ears using a series of short lines, forming a rounded shape around the inner ear. Notice the jagged, furry texture.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 4
4. Erase guide lines from the bear's face.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 5
5. Extend two pairs of lines from beneath the bear's face. Notice the furry texture formed by connecting short lines. Use overlapping "U" shaped lines to form the bear's fingers, enclosing the arms.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 6
6. Draw a curved line between the paws. Above it, enclose an oval to indicate the belly.
Easy Baby Bear Drawing - Step 7
7. Next, draw the feet. Enclose an irregular oval beside each paw. Use a curved line to enclose a rounded shape atop each oval. Finally, enclose three small ovals and an irregular rounded shape on the bottom of each foot.
Add More Details to Your Baby Bear Picture - Step 8
8. Draw the bear's face. For the nose, draw three ovals, one within the other. Shade between the two smallest ovals. For each eye, begin with an oval. Inside it, draw three smaller and overlapping ovals. Shade between the two smallest to form the pupil. Draw a curved shape above each eye, indicating the eyebrows.
Complete the Outline of Your Baby Bear Drawing - Step 9
9. Add the final details to your baby bear. Draw a rounded "W" beneath the nose, and enclose the mouth below it using a "U" shaped line. Use curved lines to enclose the tongue, and dots below the nose. Draw a tuft on top of the head, erasing guide lines as necessary. Use short, curved lines that meet in points. Use series of short lines to add a furry texture to the arms and head.
Color Your Baby Bear Drawing
Color your baby bear. Bears can be black, brown, blonde, white, or a combination of colors.
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