How to Draw an Elephant

How to Draw an Elephant

Learning to draw an elephant is not so difficult. In this pencil drawing tutorial I explain how to draw an African elephant in easy to follow simple stages. We start with just a few oval shapes drawn very lightly and progress to an outline. I show how to make the outline suggest the elephant’s wrinkled skin, before explaining how to add light , shade and tone to the elephant drawing look three dimensional.

I finish this drawing tutorial for beginners by explaining how to get rid of the outline to create an edge around the elephant, which makes the animal look more realistic. This tutorial is aimed at beginners to drawing, including teenagers, and those wishing to learn to draw and develop their drawing further.

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