Catching fireflies was one of my favorite things to do when I was a kid. Today, we’re learning how to draw fireflies in a jar. To make this lesson even more fun, you could cut out the drawing and paste it on a black piece of paper. Art Supplies marker paper colored pencils yellow grey light blue […]
How To Draw Insects & Creepy Crawlers
Learn how to draw insects and creepy crawlers with us! This category has all of our gross bugs and even some cute ones 🐜
Learn how to draw a cartoon ladybug. These little guys are also called ladybirds. We hope you have paper and something to draw with and that you’re going to follow along with us. This lesson is meant for younger artists, but every age will have fun with this one. Check out our other insects and […]
We always hope you’re going to follow along with us so we can draw together. Art is always more fun with friends! Today, we’re drawing a caterpillar, a realistic caterpillar. Art Supplies marker paper colored pencils green dark green orange *Learn more about the specific art supplies we used in this lesson. Lesson Length 10-15 […]
Follow along with us and learn how to draw a scorpion. We show you a super simple and fun way to draw this realistic crawler! Art Supplies marker paper colored pencils yellow red orange brown black *Learn more about the specific art supplies we used in this lesson. Lesson Length 10-15 minutes
It’s Monday, and it’s time for another week of art! Today we’re learning how to draw a realistic bee. Grab those markers and follow along with us. We hope you’re also going to follow along when we color our bees. Adding color, texture, and shading is what really makes your drawing come to life. Remember […]
Learn how to draw Fly Guy! Wait, you haven’t heard of Fly Guy? Check out all of his books on Amazon (affiliate link). At the end of the lesson I added extra shading and details. You can leave this step off to keep the lesson simple. Art Supplies marker paper colored pencils brown red grey […]
Get those little artists ready, today we’re learning how to draw a cartoon spider and spider web! Your kids will need: Paper Marker Black & Red Oil Pastel This activity is simple and easy for younger artists! When they’re finished drawing their spiders, challenge them to draw more spiders on their own. They could draw […]
Learn how to draw a praying mantis, just for kids! If you’d like to check out our other bugs we’ve drawn, visit our insects tag page. In this lesson, we use yellow and green to add highlighting and shading. And just for fun, here’s additional information about praying mantis on Wikipedia.
Happy Monday art friends! We love you all! Today we’re drawing a cute cartoon butterfly for my cousin Peyton. Be sure to stay until the end of the video, we show off all of the amazing art you sent us.
Learn how to draw an ant, a realistic ant! In this lesson we use Sharpies and oil pastels. Use two sheets of paper when using Sharpies or markers. They tend to soak through one paper and onto the table. If you use two sheets, it’ll prevent the marker from getting to the table. Also, check out […]
This how to draw a snail lesson was so much fun with Austin. When you do art activities with your little artists, be sure they’re having more fun than you! You’ll make memories you’ll never forget…I promise. Also, I did give a three year old a Sharpie 🙂 I’ve worked with him enough that he […]
Follow along and learn how to draw a daddy long legs! Well this one is for our super young art friends (5 and under). Austin is three and he’s helping me out today. This is a great activity to do with your little artists, or just have them watch the video and follow along. This is also […]
We’re learning how to draw a stag beetle, for our next insect! These guys are wicked cool, they seem like they’re aliens from another planet…don’t they? My favorite part is their giant pinchers. One of the reasons I like drawing insects and think they are a great drawing exercise for kids, is that they are […]
Hads is my special guest today, and we’re learning how to draw a butterfly on a flower! This is another fun and simple drawing activity you can do with young artists 5 and under…though older artists may enjoy it too 🙂 We love drawing insects, we’re going to be drawing them all week. Check our […]
This how to draw a grasshopper episode kicks off our insect theme this week! We’re excited to spend a whole week drawing bugs. We’re of course not going to be able to draw all the bugs that exist but we’ll get a good start 🙂 Insects are a blast to draw, especially with all their […]
Bees are not exactly a family favorite around here. Last summer, Chuckers went to check the mailbox and on his way back to the house a bee stung him right on the side of the neck. He came running into the house yelling, “I got stung! I got stung!” Mom and Hads came to the […]
Really simple instructions on how to draw a scorpion for kids. Watch the short video, and download the free printable instructions.
Simple step by step instructions on how to draw a ladybug, perfect for really young artists. Watch the video and download the free steps.
Simple step by step instructions on how to draw a spider. Watch the short video, and download the free instructions.