How to draw an alien is sure to keep your kids busy on a Saturday morning!

We had a little extra fun making this video. As you can see we drew a few aliens doing different things. After you watch this with your kids, encourage them to make their own aliens. Have them use their imagination and draw them doing other things.

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How To Draw An Alien Step By Step

1. First draw the alien’s eyes. Draw two circles far apart, also draw his pupils.

How To Draw An Alien Step 1

2. Next draw his body. This alien’s body is shaped like a Hammerhead shark!

How To Draw An Alien Step 2

3. Then draw a rectangle shape for his mouth and two lines for his teeth. Also, add a foreshortened circle or oval for the top of his ship.

How To Draw An Alien Step 3

4. Now color in his pupils, mouth, and ship oval.

How To Draw An Alien Step 4

5. Draw a curved line for the glass bubble over his head.

How To Draw An Alien Step 5

6. Next draw the bottom of his spaceship.

How To Draw An Alien Step 6

7. Finally, add three rectangles for super cool lights on his spaceship.

How To Draw An Alien Step 7

Congrats on drawing a weird looking alien in a funny spaceship. Now draw this little guy doing other things. Use your imagination!

You can also watch the video above for ideas.

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If you’d like to download and print your own copy, click the image below and right click to save.

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If your kids have fun drawing this alien, be sure to take a picture and send it to us!

  • peter

    these drawings look so complex but you make them in to steps which makes them easy and they look just like you drew them thanks!!!!!!!

    • http://artforkidshub.com/about-the-author/ Rob

      Thanks Peter! I’m glad the steps really help. Appreciate the nice comment too.

  • http://Www.artkids/.org Maeson

    Why did checker has a blue sherpie

    • http://artforkidshub.com/about-the-author/ Rob

      Haha, for a while they were using different colors and I was using black. Now we all just use black.