How To Draw a Hummingbird

In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Hummingbird 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 Hummingbird.

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 Hummingbird you might find interesting.

  1. They are among the smallest of birds.
  2. They can hover in mid-air by rapidly flapping their wings 12–90 times per second.
  3. They can also fly backwards.
  4. They can fly at speeds exceeding 15 m/s.
  5. Hummingbirds drink nectar, a sweet liquid inside flowers.

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

Step 2: Draw the beak.

Step 3: Draw the lower body and neck.

Step 4: Draw the first wing.

Step 5: Draw the lower feathers.

Step 6: Complete the lower feathers and add the wing details.

Step 7: Add more wing details.

Step 8: Finish by adding the eyes and the beak details to complete the drawing of the Hummingbird.

This is a very short video on drawing a HummingBird, the process isn’t exactly clear but its worth a look to see what shapes are being used to draw the Hummingbird.