How to Draw a Cartoon King

Cartoon king drawing

Here's a fun little drawing lessons - how to draw a cartoon king. Simple and symmetrical - let your creative juices flow here... and see what sort of neat looking character you can come up with.

Starting from the very top - and working our way down the drawing, let's begin...


First Step - Draw a Framework

To start things off - how about a simple framework to keep everything in line as you go ahead and draw. A simple circle with a cross is a great starting point.

Here's how I drew mine...

Framework for drawing a cartoon king Drawing of a cartoon king framework

The green lines are there as place markers for the curvature of the king's robe - soon to come! It's simple planning like this - that makes drawing cartoons all the more easy! Don't you agree?

OK - time to draw!

Second Step - Draw Your King, Step by Step

In so many steps, here's how the lessons goes. Remember, don't hesitate to 'branch off' - adding and subtracting your own details as you progress. It's all about being creative - so for sure... do so!

Here goes...

Drawing the eyes and nose of the cartoon king Drawing the eyebrows and mustache of the cartoon king Drawing the crown of the cartoon king Drawing the crown of the king Drawing jewels on the king's crown Drawing the hair of the cartoon king Drawing the medallion of the cartoon king Drawing the collar of the cartoon king Drawing the inside of the king's robe Drawing the king's pants Drawing the king's shoes Completing the cartoon king's shoes Drawing the arms of the cartoon king Drawing the hands of the cartoon king Black and white drawing of a cartoon king Drawing of a cartoon king

When you're finished - you've got a cool-looking drawing of a king - one to style and color however you see fit. Another look above and I can already think of some other ways you might have drawn him. For example - a softer 'cloud-like' beard. A higher crown. Skinnier altogether! Up to you.

Well - there you have it. Hope you enjoyed this lesson!