Learn how to draw a great looking Mango with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial. You can now easily create a beautiful Mango drawing.
"Trees full of mangoes, so ripe they hang low, just one is enough, eat it and you're stuffed!" - "Trees Full of Mangos," Simba La La: World Music for Children
Mango is the name of both a tree and the fruit it produces. You can learn how to draw a mango fruit with the help of this easy, step-by-step cartoon drawing tutorial.
Mangos are native to Asia, but they are grown in tropical regions around the world, including Africa and the Americas.
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The mango tree is an evergreen just like pine and spruce trees, though it has flat leaves like a deciduous tree. Mango fruit can be small or large - the biggest can weigh up to 5 pounds!
Did you know? Mangos are described as having a spicy-sweet taste. Some people like to eat fresh mangoes sprinkled with salt, lime juice, or even hot pepper!
They are also used in salsas and other savory dishes. Mangoes are a member of the cashew family. Cashews are a popular tree nut.
The mango is also deeply symbolic. Buddha was said to have been "presented with a mango grove that he might find repose in its grateful shade."
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Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Mango
How to Draw a Great Looking Mango for Kids, Beginners, and Adults - Step 1
1. Start by drawing a long curved line. This begins the outline of the fruit.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 2
2. Complete the teardrop-shaped outline of the fruit using a long curved line. Then, draw a small "C" shaped line on the wide end of the fruit. This is where the stem once attached the mango to the tree.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 3
3. Draw a pair of parallel curved lines from the end of the "C" shaped line, forming the mango's stem. Erase a portion of the original outline as needed.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 4
4. Enclose the end of the stem using another "C" shaped line. Then, draw short curved lines across the top and bottom of the stem.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 5
5. Extend a long curved line from the stem. Then, extend another long curved line from the first curved line. This begins the outline of the mango leaf.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 6
6. Use a long curved line to complete the outline of the leaf. Erase the original outline of the fruit where the leaf crosses over. Then, extend a long curved line from the opposite side of the stem. This forms the stem and central vein of a second leaf.
Easy Mango Drawing - Step 7
7. Draw a long curved line across the leaf stem. Allow it to meet the vein on each side, outlining the leaf.
Add More Details to Your Mango Picture - Step 8
8. Complete the leaf tip with another curved line. This gives the leaf a three-dimensional appearance. Then, texture the leaf with short lines to indicate veins.
Complete the Outline of Your Mango Drawing - Step 9
9. Draw veins across the remaining leaf to indicate veins.
Color Your Mango Drawing
Color your cartoon mango. Mangos start out green then turn yellow, orange, or red as they ripen.
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