How To Draw a Grasshopper

In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Grasshopper in 9 easy steps. This Free step by step lesson progressively builds upon each previous step until you get to the final rendering of the Grasshopper.

This is a simple lesson designed for beginners and kids with real easy to follow steps. Feel free to print this page and use as a drawing tutorial.

Here are some fun facts about the Grasshopper you might find interesting.

  1. They use their colour to hide in the green grass.
  2. Male grasshoppers sing to attract their mates and to warn off other males.
  3. There are more than 20,000 species of grasshoppers.
  4. A Grasshopper can leap to 20 times the length of its own body.
  5. They range from 1/2 to 4 inch in length.

Step 1: Begin by drawing the front of the head.

Step 2: Add more to the head section.

Step 3: Draw the rear leg.

Step 4: Draw the body.

Step 5:

Stpe 6: Draw the underbelly and the second leg.

Step 7: Draw the 4 legs.

Step 8: Add the body details and the antennae.

Step 9: Finish the legs, add the eyes and mouth to complete this drawing of the Grasshopper.

Here’s a 26 second video showing you how to draw a grasshopper, the only problem it’s a little complicated so I recommend you pause the video to see how to draw each section. It was the only video I could find on drawing a Grasshopper.