How to Draw a Penguin in 5 Steps

Bird Image Gallery Learn how to draw a penguin in just five easy steps. These directions and diagrams will show you how to turn basic shapes into a penguin drawing. See more pictures of birds.
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Pe­n­guin­s have so m­uch personality that they've been featured in several popular mov­ies and cartoons. You can make your own penguin drawing in just five simple steps.

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