Skip to content

How to Draw Anything Easy Step by Step❤️

How to a Draw a Deer Step By Step Guide – For Kids & Beginners

This article is about how to draw a deer step by step for kids. Before practicing it we must know a few facts about what we are drawing.

How to draw deer

Deer are herbivore mammals and lives in groups called as a herd. There are many species of deer ranging from small to very large. They are found mostly in Australia and Antarctica.

Their life span is   20yrs, and are the most common food of predators. They are very much capable of jumping and swimming and start walking within half an hour of their birth. Antlers are found on male deer only but reindeer are exceptional. As they are herbivore, eats grass and leaves.


Now it’s time to learn drawing deer. I have been through many deer drawing practices. In this article, I’m sharing a most effective and realistic way to draw deer. As I always say, by using your thoughts and practices only you can improve your drawing skill.  keep Sketching whatever good is coming to your mind. So, keep on practicing various things and objects.

deer drawing

How to draw Deer Step by Step:

Step 1: Start by drawing the light shaded grid on your drawing sheet, which will help you in dimension. By analysing width and height of deer draw two ovals, a large one for the body and second small circle kind of, for the head body of the deer. Afterwards, draw a line in head portion for the center.

Step 2: By joining the ovals draw the shape of a deers body and neck, refer to the image given below. At this step also add a small line for the tail.

Step 3: In this step draw lines for the limbs of deer i.e, fore legs, and hind legs.

Step 4: Draw the shapes of legs, ears and snout as shown in the image below. Also, add guidelines for horns.

Step 5: Complete the horn by following guidelines drawn, at the same time draw hoof, eyes, nose, and tail of your deer.

Step 6: Paying attention to the details, draw horn and whole figure of your deer.

Step 7: For carrying thickness and darkness add a few lines and shades to your deer and erase all extra lines.

How to draw deer

Your deer is complete and ready to run and jump.

If you learn the basic core shapes of your drawing, it will help you in your study also.

How to draw deer

Cute Baby Deer Drawing for Kids:

Step 1: Just draw a circle a little right on top of the paper.

how to draw deer

Step 2: Below this circle add tilted pills shape.

Step 3: Connect bother the shapes with the neck.

Step 4: In the circle add nose and mouth.

Step 5: Draw two ears on the top of the head.

Step 6: Draw front and back legs referring the image below.

Step 7: Attached to the legs drawn draw 2 other legs and erase all extra lines.

Step 8: Add very light lines to help during coloring for background of your deer and body details.


Step 9: Color your drawing by following the image below or keep it simple and plain with your choice.

Here is the beautiful and cute baby deer is ready to hop everywhere. Hope you liked the drawing.

Cartoon Deer Drawing for Kids: 

You can also draw cartoon deer with very few and easy steps by following the below guidelines.

1. Draw head for deer.

How to draw deer


2. Draw eyes, ears, and horns.


3. Start drawing body.


4. Complete the body by drawing legs and tail.


5. Add few little details.


6. Color it with your imagination.

Hope you enjoy today’s session, you can learn more easy drawing likewise here. You can also get to learn more drawing as to how to draw a monkey, how to draw a dolphin, how to draw book, how to draw tree etc.

deer drawing


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *