Today we will show you how to draw a cartoon bird flying through the clouds. This cute little bird is drawn from a lowercase letter ‘h’ shape. Pretty cool, right? This drawing lesson comes from a handwriting book created in the 1950s…do you think that your grandparents or parents did this same tutorial when they were kids? Either way, lets try to draw a bird now. The simple step by step drawing instructions can be found below.
How to Draw a Flying Cartoon Bird from a Lowercase Letter h Shape – Easy Step by Step Drawing Tutorial for Kids
Written Out Step by Step Instructions
(Step 1) Write a lowercase letter ‘h’ shape.
(Step 2) Draw a curved line under the ‘h’ shape.
(Step 3) Draw #3 shaped humps in a curved arc (sort of like a letter ‘c’ curve)…for the wing. Draw a sideways letter ‘v’ shape for the beak.
(Step 4) Draw an elongated #3 shape for the back wing. Draw #3 shaped humps for the back wing. Draw a letter ‘J’ shape inside the wing.
(Step 5) Draw a sideways, capital letter ‘D’ shape for the eye. Draw a curved line in the beak for a smile. Draw ‘Y’ shaped leg. Draw a curved line over the bird’s head.
(Step 6) Draw an oval inside the bird’s eye. Draw a curved line at the end of the smile. Draw a line in feet area. Draw letter ‘v’ shaped birds in the background. Draw sideways #3 shapes for clouds.