how to draw a wolf

In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Wolf in 8 easy steps. This step by step lesson progressively builds upon each previous step until you get to the final rendering of the Wolf. To learn how to draw a wolf, simply draw the red lines in each step. As you move on, the red lines will be shown as black in the next step. Enjoy!

Before we begin our wolf drawing lesson, here are some facts about Wolves that you might find interesting.

  1. Wolves can weigh anywhere between 40 lbs and 180 lbs.
  2. Wolves live in packs which can be as few as 2 members to as many as 25 members or more.
  3. The average wolf can run up to 35 miles an hour.
  4. Wolves have 42 teeth.
  5. The average life span of a wolf in the wild is only 7 years though they have been known to live up to 14 years.
  6. Wolves are also commonly referred to as Timber Wolves or Gray Wolves as well

Start drawing a wolf by following each of the 8 steps below in sequence.

How To Draw a Wolf – Easy Step-by-Step Drawing Tutorial

Step 1: Begin by drawing the forehead of the Wolf.

how to draw a wolf

Step 2: Draw the first ear of the Gray Wolf

how to draw a wolf

Step 3: Now, draw the wolf’s snout.

how to draw a wolf

Step 4: Sketch the upper neck and lower back towards the wolf’s tail.

how to draw a wolf

Step 5: Draw the bottom jaw of the mouth and the beginning of the front legs and rear legs.

how to draw a wolf

Step 6: Draw in the underbelly and lower part of the neck.

how to draw a wolf

Step 7: Draw in the other two legs and add the puffy wolf tail.

how to draw a wolf

Step 8: Finally, draw the nose, eye, and second ear to complete this drawing of a Wolf.

how to draw a wolf

Well Done, you’ve completed the How To Draw a Wolf lesson! Now take a look at the picture below and see if you can shade or color your wolf drawing to match the real-life wolf below!

how to draw a wolf

Congratulations!

You did it! Congratulations on drawing a WOLF! Your first try may not have gone as well as you had hoped, but I’m sure after another attempt or two you will see a big improvement. The best way to learn how to draw a wolf is with plenty of practice.

Are you looking for another animal to draw? How about learning how to quickly and easily draw a tiger?! Take a look here for another quick and easy drawing tutorial: How to Draw a Tiger

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