Thanksgiving is just around the corner, do your kids know how to draw a Turkey? It’s super easy!

These instructions were easy for my 6 year old, but a little difficult for my 3 year old. But that didn’t stop her from trying! She actually did a really good job.

Materials

  • Paper
  • Pencil, crayon, or marker

Watch How To Draw A Turkey

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How To Draw A Turkey Step By Step

1. Draw a small circle for the turkey’s head. Also, draw two curly lines for his neck.

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2. Next add a triangle for his beak, an eye, and a raindrop shape for his wattle. What’s a wattle, you ask? I have no idea, but I know turkeys have them.

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3. Draw a big round oval for his body. The fatter you make your turkey the better he’ll look :)

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4. Now draw a rainbow shape for his tail feathers. Be sure to connect the shape at the bottom.

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5. Next add a bunch of small feathers close to his body.

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6. Then add many straight lines for his long tail feathers. Also, add two wings.

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7. Last, add his legs and two feet. His feet are made up of two long toes in front and one short toe in back.

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Great job, you drew a Turkey! Doesn’t he look tasty?

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Download How To Draw A Turkey

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9 Responses

  1. Honchkrow

    Hahaha, i love your drawings! They’re so cute!
    And this helped me a lot since i can’t draw wings/bird feet very well.

    Reply
  2. Tia Byrne

    Thanks for showing us how to draw a turkey and it’s good to know how to draw a turkey and really fun I would draw them all day.

    Reply

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