Tiger Drawing: Lovers of animal drawing love to draw animal faces and animal structures. For such art lovers, we are going to draw a tiger. The drawing will be fun and relaxing for kids as well as young ones.
Tigers are of many kinds and colors. The main three kinds of tigers concerning color schemes are given below.
- Orange tiger with black stripes
- White tiger with dark stripes
- Golden tiger with cinnamon stripes
Here we are going to draw the 1st kind of tiger having standard orange and black color stripes step by step for beginners.
Requirements for tiger drawing
The mandatory tools for tiger drawing are given here. Assemble the tools and start your favorite animal drawing.
- Drawing paper
- Drawing board
- DOMS 4B pencil( zoom ultimate dark)
- Staedtler watercolor pencils
Step by step guidelines for tiger drawing
In the following section, detailed guidance for drawing is given here. Follow the given instructions step by step and learn to draw a Tiger.
Tiger Drawing Step 1
Set your drawing paper on the drawing board. In the first step of drawing a tiger, draw the face structure of the tiger. Using DOMS 4B pencil, outline the face.
Now trace “u” shaped ears on the top of the head of the tiger. Trace the outlines for eyes and eye lenses. Draw the nose, nostrils, and mouth line of the tiger. You can see from the picture of step 1.
Tiger Drawing Step 2
In the 2nd step of tiger drawing, complete the body structure of the tiger. First of all Draw a line to the right side, coming from the ear of the tiger. This is the line for the neck of the tiger. Enlarge the neckline to the back of the body.
Now draw a curved line moving from the mouth of the tiger. The start point of this line indicates the neck portion, while the ending point is for the front leg. Draw the paws of the tiger. Complete the tracing of the outlines by drawing four legs, abdomen, and curved tail of the tiger. Look at the given picture.
Tiger Drawing Step 3
In the third step of tiger drawing, start the coloring process. Use Staedtler watercolor pencils for drawing. Take an orange color pencil. Fill the color to the body. Leave the lower portion of each part without color. As you can observe from the picture. Follow the picture to fill color on right track.
Tiger Drawing Step 4
In the fourth step, turn your attention to the face of the tiger. Thick the eye lines. Give dark shade to the eye lenses. Use brown color to fill the nostrils. Using a lead pencil, draw the front hairs of the lips. Trace the stripes on the face using a black color pencil. Fill yellow color to the body and face. Blend it with orange color. Follow the given picture.
Tiger Drawing Step 5
In the fifth step of a tiger drawing, continue using black color. Draw stripes to the whole body of the tiger. Trace lining of stripes moving from top to lower side. Also, create black stripes on the tail of the tiger. We will draw thick and thin lines. As you can see from the given picture of step 5.
Tiger Drawing Step 6
In the last step of drawing a tiger, draw the body stripes on the legs and lower the white portion of the tiger. Using a pale green color pencil, draw the grassy land under the paws of the tiger. Draw some lines for grass plants. Using black color, enlarge the hairs of the face.
The beautiful tiger drawing is complete now. You can draw your favorite animal by following the given guidelines. For a complete explanation of steps, watch below the complete tutorial. Hope it will help you as a beginner.