How to Draw a Horse in 5 Steps

­Mammal Image Gallery Learn how to draw a horse by starting with basic shapes and adding details. Use this article's step-by-step directions to draw your horse. See more pictures of mammals.
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You­ can draw this anim­al in a number of different settings: on a farm, on a racetrack, with a cowboy, pulling a carriage, and more. Let your imagination run wild!

In this section, we'll show you how to draw the above horse. 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.