In this drawing lesson we’ll show you how to draw a Lobster 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 Lobster.
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 Lobster you might find interesting.
- It is classified as a crustacean.
- There are generally three species of lobster. (American lobster, European lobster and Norway lobster)
- A female Lobster lays many thousands of eggs, usually once every two years.
- Lobsters are primarily scavengers.
- Lobsters have five pairs of appendages on the thorax.
Step 1: Draw the main body of the Lobster.
Step 2: Draw the antennae of the Lobster.
Step 3: Add the rear fin section.
Step 4: Add the beginning section of the legs.
Step 5: Add more to the tail section, add the beginning of the front claws.
Step 6: Finish the tail section and draw the outline of the claws.
Step 7: Add more detail to the tail section, then add the final touches to the legs.
Step 8: Finish the claws and add the eyes to complete this drawing of the Lobster.
Your completed drawing of the Lobster should look like this:
Use this example to shade in your Lobster to give it dimension and a more realistic look:
Watch this 2:43 second video to see another example of how you can draw a Lobster.