How to Draw An Angel

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No need to search in the sky to find a fun tutorial on how to draw an angel! Simply look below to discover a cute illustration that can be duplicated by anyone (from young kids to complete beginners!). It's true that this cartoon character does have eight steps instead of six, but you will see that this doesn't make this tutorial more difficult. 

How to draw an angel

Step 1

Great! Start this lesson by illustrating the head using a large circular shape. As you can see below, the bottom of the shape is slightly larger while the top is narrower.

How to draw an angel

Step 2

Next, draw the body using a long rectangle. Notice how the bottom of the shape is larger. The height of the body should the same as the height of the head.

How to draw an angel

Step 3

Cool! Now it's time to draw the arms using long and thing rectangles on both sides of the body. The hands are represented by two small circular shapes. 

How to draw an angel

Step 4

Ears are done using small circles. The feet are also made using small circular lines. Notice how the feet are large and flat on the bottom.

How to draw an angel

Step 5

Time to work on more complex shapes! The eyes are drawn using large circles. These circular shapes can be placed next to each other as shown below. The hair is done using small curved lines.

How to draw an angel

Step 6

Pupils are made from circles. Notice how these pupils are slightly closer to each other compared to the eyes. The wings are made from long curved lines.

How to draw an angel

Step 7

Finally, draw a small ring above the head of the cartoon character. The pupils are filled with small oval shapes. Finally, the nose and the mouth are made from long curved lines.

How to draw an angel

Step 8

Nice work! This black and white version should help you see the complete picture! There are a few difficult shapes to create, but overall this illustration is rather easy to achieved once you are familiar with all steps.

How to draw an angel

Want more angels to draw? This simple angel is also quite easy to duplicate. If you want something more challenging, then this illustration of an angel cartoon is made with no outlines. 

Finally, you can also draw a complex angel drawing featuring a cartoon character filled with great colors, shadows and lighting effects. Have fun with these tutorials!

How to draw an angel

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