How to Draw a Fire Hydrant

Learn how to draw a great looking Fire Hydrant with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.

By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a perfect Fire Hydrant.

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Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Fire Hydrant

How to Draw a Great Looking Fire Hydrant for Kids and Beginners - Step 1

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 1

1. Begin the fire hydrant outline by drawing a circle. Draw another, smaller circle inside it. Within the smaller circle, draw a pentagon.

Extend short lines from three of the pentagon's points and connect them with straight lines. This is the pumper outlet of the fire hydrant, with the bolt you turn to open it up.

Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 2

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 2

2. Draw a long curved line and shorter lines around the side of the outlet circle, giving it a three-dimensional appearance.

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Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 3

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 3

3. Draw two straight, vertical lines, one below the outlet and one beside it. Connect them at the bottom with a curved line, capturing the cylindrical shape of the hydrant.

Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 4

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 4

4. Use curved lines to enclose two curved shapes around the base of the hydrant. Then extend two more straight lines downward. This is the base of the hydrant.

Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 5

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 5

5. Connect the lines of the hydrant's base using a curved line. Then, use straight and curved lines to draw arches on the sides of the base.

Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 6

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 6

6. Draw the base flange. Extend curved lines from the sides of the base, then connect them with a long curved line.

Below this shape, enclose a narrow curved rectangle. Contour the flange with lines parallel to the outline.

Easy Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 7

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 7

7. Draw the pumper outlets on each side of the fire hydrant. Use a series of curved lines to draw the cylinders of the outlets and their circular covers as seen from the side.

Band the final shapes with straight lines to indicate the contours of the bolts.

Add More Details to Your Fire Hydrant Picture - Step 8

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 8

8. Extend straight lines upward. Then, enclose a rectangle with rounded corners, a narrow rectangle, and another rounded rectangle. These form the base of the bonnet on top of the fire hydrant.

Complete the Outline of Your Fire Hydrant Drawing - Step 9

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 9

9. Enclose a half-circle shape on top of the bonnet. Use curved lines to contour it and to enclose curved rectangle shapes on top of it. Band the operating stem nut with straight lines.

Color Your Fire Hydrant Drawing

Fire Hydrant step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 11

Your fire hydrant outline is now complete. Color your cartoon. In many places, fire hydrants are painted red to make them easy to find. Elsewhere, they may be yellow, green, white, or blue.

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Learn More About The Fire Hydrant Drawing

Learning how to draw a fire hydrant is easy when you use this step-by-step drawing tutorial.

First, we'll start with a few circles and pentagons. Then, we'll add more lines and geometric shapes until your drawing is complete.

Fire hydrants are basically cylinders with round knobs for attaching fire hoses. Add this firefighter drawing to witness the hydrant in use.

Scroll down for a downloadable PDF of this tutorial.

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