Here is an old lesson from the 1950s…it was in a handwriting book. I really enjoy them because they remind me of the sort of letter tutorials I like to do. In this lesson you will learn how to draw a simple butterfly from the capital letter Y shape. Find out how to draw this with the following simple, step by step drawing lesson. Have fun!
How to Draw a Butterfly from the Letter Y – Easy Step by Step Drawing Tutorial for Kids
Written-Out Step by Step Instructions
(Step 1) Start off by writing a capital letter ‘Y’ shape.
(Step 2) Then draw curved lines down from the top of the letter ‘Y’ shape.
(Step 3) Draw letter ‘U’ shapes for the bottom wings.
(Step 4) Draw an oval for the head. Draw 2 circles and 2 letter ‘u’ shapes inside the butterfly for design.
(Step 5) Draw more ovals inside the butterfly for design elements.