How To Draw an Armadillo

How To Draw an Armadillo in a 9 step by step lesson, follow easy steps until you have a completed drawing of an Armadillo.
Some interesting facts about the Armadillo you might not have known are:
  1. The average length of an Armadillo is 75 cm but a giant Armadillo can grow up to 1.5 metres and weigh 59 kilograms.
  2. They belong natively to N. America.
  3. They use their sharp claws to dig for food (grubs) and to dig dens.
  4. Armadillos have poor vision.
  5. They have an armour like skin, which they use to defend themselves.
  6. The name “Armadillo” in spanish means “little armored one”.

The next 9 steps will show you step by step how to draw the common Armadillo.

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Step 8: Draw the feet and add the tail.

Step 9: Draw in the eye and add the final details to the tail.


Here’s a cool video on the Texas Armadillo you might enjoy: