How to Draw a Monster Character

How to draw a monster cartoon character

Learning how to draw a monster - simple and about a circle like the one you see above... is really easy to do. Everything lined up ahead of time - lines nice and light, here you get to create one that's completely unique!

As always - use these drawings to help you develop your creation. There's never a shortage of creativity... just have to find it! :-)


First Step - Yes, Draw it About a Circle...

Circle and cross in place - the rest of the drawing will pan out with ease. Your focus now - is solely on being as creative as humanly possible. Seek out ways to make this cool-looking-yet-simple beast, one that has never been seen/dreamed/envisioned/etc. --- ever before!

Here's the structure...

How to draw a monster framework How to draw a monster framework with limbs

Remember - the circle is the core. Everything else - the arms, horns, eyes, etc. - all revolve around it. Symmetry in mind, see what you can come up with!

Now let's draw this monster!

Second Step - How to Draw a Monster

In my case, I decided to draw the eyebrows first - big, and slightly overlapping its big round eyes. Subtle changes to a world of difference as we progress. Try leaving out these eyebrows (eyelids too!) - and note the differences.

Off to draw a monster!...

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Funny? Scary? Crazy!! These are things you'll have decided by now - as your creation will best embodya specific 'look' according to how you drew yours. And really, with no end in possibilities - tackle this lesson again and again.

Create a whole army of cute little cartoon monsters! :-)

Well, what else can we say... very nice job!