How To Draw a Komodo Dragon

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

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 Komodo Dragon you might find interesting.

  1. It is a member of the monitor lizard family.
  2. Grows to an average length of 2-3 m (6.6 to 9.8 ft) and weighing around 70 kg (150 lb).
  3. Komodo Dragons are carnivores and they normally ambush live prey with a stealthy approach.
  4. They are normally found in the islands of Komodo and in Indonesia.
  5. Komodo dragon eggs are incubated for a period of 7-8 months before they hatch.

Step 1: Begin by drawing the nose.

Step 2: Add the jaw.

Step 3: Draw the lower neck.

Step 4: Draw the back towards the tail.

Step 5: Draw the rear leg and the beginning section of the front leg.

Step 6: Draw the under belly.

Step 7: Draw in the claws for the feet.

Step 8: Add the final details (tongue and eye) to complete the drawing of the Komodo Dragon.

Here’s a quick 40 second video giving you another perspective on drawing a Komodo.