How to Draw a Giraffe in 5 Steps

African Animal Image Gallery Learn how to draw a giraffe using these easy, step-by-step instructions. Helpful diagrams guide you through each step of the drawing. See more pictures of African animals.
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Cho­mping leaves as it to­wers over the trees, the g­iraffe is on­e of the most popular animals at the zoo. Learn how to draw this gentle giant.

In this section­, we'll show you how to draw the above giraffe. Either draw it freehand while looking at your computer monitor or print out this page to get a closer look at each step.

Follow the red lines in each illustration to learn exactly what to draw in that step. The lines drawn in previous steps are shown in gray. ­We'll show you an illustration of each step and then give you a description of how to draw it.