How To Draw a Horse

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

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 Horse you might find interesting.

  1. Horses are able to sleep both standing up and lying down.
  2. There are over 300 breeds of horses in the world.
  3. Depending on breed, management and environment, the domestic horse today has a life expectancy of 25 to 30 years.
  4. Horses have a skeleton that averages 205 bones.
  5. Horses sense contact as subtle as an insect landing anywhere on the body.

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

Step 2: Draw the lower neck.

Step 3: Sketch the upper neck and lower back towards the tail.

Step 4: Draw the beginning of the front legs and the rear legs.

Step 5: Add a few more lines to the front and rear legs, don’t forget to add the ear.

Step 6: Finish the underbelly and the 2 legs and hooves.

Step 7: Draw the 2nd set of legs.

Step 8: Finish by drawing the main and tail to complete this drawing of the Horse.

There are so many videos on drawing Horses it was hard to choose. I picked this video because it was very simple, great for beginners and kids using simple shapes you can draw this Horse.