How to draw a giant panda

GRID STEPYou can print out the base construction lines and start drawing on tracing paper or you can draw the grid layout yourself using the following steps…

STEP 1 Mark off the width and height of the picture. Draw two ovals for the panda’s head and its body. Draw a smooth guideline for its head.

STEP 2 With smooth lines, add the shape of the neck and mark the center of the back.

STEP 3 Draw guidelines for the legs. Define the features of the panda’s face.

STEP 4 Outline the shape of the legs, snout and nose.

STEP 5 Draw the mouth, ears and toes.

STEP 5 Finish with the soles, the face and the ears. Define the eyes with two small circles.

STEP 6 Work on the whole figure, paying special attention to details.

STEP 7 Contour the giant panda, trying to vary the thickness and blackness of the line. Add more details and the ground. Erase all guidelines.