How To Draw a Camel


In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Camel in 8 easy steps. This step by step lesson progressively builds upon each previous step until you get to the final rendering of the Camel.

Here are some interesting facts about the Camel you might find interesting.

  1. They are natives to the dry desert areas of West, Central and East Asia.
  2. They can be domesticated to provide milk and meat and used as beasts of burden.
  3. The average life expectancy of a camel is 40 to 50 years.
  4. A fully grown adult Camel stands 1.85 m at the shoulder and 2.15 m at the hump. The hump rises about 76.20 cm out of its body.
  5. Camels can run at up to 65 km/h in short bursts and sustain speeds of up to 40 km/h.

This is a complete step by step lesson on how to draw a Camel in 8 steps.

Step 1: Start by drawing the upper section of the Camels head.

Step 2: Sketch the ear by adding it to the head section.

Step 3: Draw the lower jaw area of the head.

Step 4: Sketch the upper section of the neck and hump of the Camel.

Step 5: Draw the lower neck and under belly.

Step 6: Start to add the rear legs and beginning section of the front legs.

Step 7: Draw the front hooves and rear hooves.

Step 8: Finish the legs and add the eye to complete the final step in the How To Draw a Camel lesson.

Here’s a very quick video, 30 secs to draw a camel. Feel free to pause the video to capture each step.