How to Draw an Ant: Step-by-Step Guide for Kids

Learning how to draw an ant can be a fun and creative activity for kids. In this step-by-step guide, we will show you how to draw an ant easily using simple shapes. Follow along and let your creativity flow as you create your very own ant drawing. So, let’s get started with this exciting tutorial on how to draw an ant!

So, let’s get started and have some fun creating a lovely ant drawing together!

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids:

Let’s start drawing, little friends. Here are some easy steps to draw a beautiful and easy.

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids

Requirement Materials :

Here are the materials we need to draw this picture.

  • White paper
  • Pencil
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Eraser
  • Color Box
  • Tissue paper

Step 1 –

Pull the Margins.

Blank Page

Begin by taking a white paper and drawing the margins around it. Leave about half an inch of space around the white paper to create the margins.

Step 2 –

Make the Ant’s Head.


Draw a circle to depict the ant’s head. The circle should be egg-shaped, and kids can easily do this. Think of it as drawing an egg shape for the ant’s head.

Step 3 –

Draw the Ant’s Chest.

Two Round

Next, draw another circle adjacent to the one drawn for the head. This circle will represent the ant’s chest. Children can draw this circle effortlessly. Observe how easily the kids drew the ant’s head and chest.

Step 4 –

The Ant’s Stomach.

Three Round

Continuing from the chest circle, draw yet another circle to represent the ant’s belly. These three circles will be positioned next to each other. Drawing circles is simple for children, making it easy to draw a picture of an ant.

Step 5 –

Draw the Gaster.

4th shape

To draw the ant’s gaster, create a leaf shape from a tree. The gaster will be positioned below the three circles, resembling a leaf.

Step 6 –

Draw the Ant’s Face, Eyes, and Antennae.

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids

In this step, make small circles to depict the ant’s eyes. Below the eyes, draw a small line to create the ant’s face. The ant’s antennae will be placed on the ant’s head, each having two segments.

Step 7 –

Draw a Picture of the Ant’s Legs.

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids

Ants have a total of six legs. Draw two legs under the chest, two under the abdomen, and two under the gaster. Make the ant’s feet appear thick to give the impression of the ant resting on its shoe-like feet.

Look our line drawing of the ant is almost complete. Now we color the ant step by step easily.

Step 8 –

Color the Ant’s Legs.

Fill color

Now, it’s time to add some colors to your ant drawing. Give the six legs of the ant the same orange color. Ensure that the color does not spill outside the lines.

Step 9 –

Color the Antenna of the Ant.

Fill antenna color

Use a yellow color to paint the ant’s antennae. Fill the yellow color neatly within the two antennae. The yellow color adds a beautiful touch to the drawing.

Step 10 –

Make the Body of the Ant Pink.

Body color

Color the entire body of the ant in red. Leave the ant’s eyes uncolored. With the red color on its head, the ant may appear as if it’s angry.

Step 11 –

Paint the Eyes of Ants.

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids

Color the ant’s eyes with black, adding some darkness to the bottom of each eye. This gives the ant a lively expression as if it’s looking straight at you.

Step 12 –

Give a Border Around the Ants.

How to Draw an Ant Step By Step for Kids

Finally, use black markers to give a border around the ants. Make the ants appear as if they are standing on a brown-colored ground.

Congratulations! You’ve successfully drawn a cute ant using our step-by-step guide. Drawing can be a wonderful way for kids to express themselves and unleash their creativity. We hope you had fun following this tutorial. If you enjoyed drawing this ant, there are plenty more exciting drawing ideas on our website. Remember to bookmark the page and subscribe to our YouTube channel, Draw With Pappu, for more drawing tutorials in the future. Happy drawing!

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