How to Draw a Walrus

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

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Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Walrus

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

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 1

1. Begin the cartoon walrus outline by sketching the face. Use curved lines to contour the snout and eyelid, and to enclose the half-circle-shaped eye. Shade a smaller circle inside the eye to indicate the pupil.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 2

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 2

2. Shade two small, pointed shapes on the snout, and draw a rounded "M" shaped line above them. This is the walrus's nose.

Below it, use curved lines to sketch the rectangular lip. Opposite the first eye, use curved lines to draw another and shade the pupil within it.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 3

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 3

3. Use a "C" shaped line to draw the other half of the lip, and curved lines for the brows. Then, use long curved lines to sketch the top of the head and sides of the neck.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 4

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 4

4. From the lip, extend two long, curved lines and double them back on themselves to enclose the triangular tusks.

Contour the lower lip with a short line between the tusks. Use longer lines to sketch the side of the body and flipper.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 5

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 5

5. Finish the flipper, using a series of short curved lines to draw the "toes." Use a long line and a series of short lines to draw the remaining front flipper. Connect them with a curved line.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 6

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 6

6. Use overlapping curved lines to draw the walrus's back and tail, including the details at the end of the flipper. Use a curved line to complete the front flipper.

Easy Walrus Drawing - Step 7

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 7

7. Finish enclosing the animal using a pair of overlapping curved lines at the base of the tail. Then, contour the body and face with curved lines.

Add More Details to Your Walrus Picture - Step 8

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 8

8. Draw more small lines to contour the skin. Extend curved lines from the lip to indicate the whiskers.

Complete the Outline of Your Walrus Drawing - Step 9

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 9

9. Use curved lines to draw whiskers across the lip.

Color Your Walrus Drawing

Walrus step-by-step drawing tutorial: step 11

Your walrus outline is now complete. Color your cartoon walrus. These animals are usually dark brown in color with white tusks.

For more great baby animal drawing tutorials, see the collection of Beginner Baby Animal Drawing Tutorials.

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Learn More About The Walrus Drawing

Want to draw a walrus? You can brush up on your animal drawing skills with this easy, step-by-step walrus drawing tutorial.

Walruses are funny-looking animals. They do not have legs, but instead use flippers and tails to drag their blubbery bodies on land They also have whiskers and elephant-like tusks. In the water, they swim gracefully.

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Could you draw a life-sized walrus? Only if you had an entire wall to draw it on! Walruses can grow to more than 11 feet long.

If you liked this drawing tutorial, try your hand at more aquatic mammals. Check out this manatee drawing or learn how to draw a baby seal.

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