February 24, 2021 2 min read

stuffed mushrooms

Stuffed Mushroom Day is a special day that you can sink your teeth into. If you like mushrooms, then you would love them stuffed. Mushroom caps make the perfect bite-sized holder. Partner them with your preferred stuffing, and you have a treat.


Fun Facts about Stuffed Mushroom Day:

  • Stuffed Mushrooms came about in the late 19th century, very early 20th century.
  • There are more than 10,000 types of mushrooms, but a lot of these aren't edible.
  • Did you know oysters are also a mushroom?
  • The best Mushroom to make use of to stuff with is Portabello. It is big in size and flavor.
  • Shittake mushrooms are best used in a stir-fry recipe.



Let's Draw ‘Stuffed Mushroom’ Step by Step

In this tutorial we used the following supplies:

  • Pencil B
  • Eraser
  • Colored Pencil
    • Brown
    • Dark Brown
    • Green
    • Light Green
    • Yellow
    • Red
    • Orange


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mushroom cap

Step 1. Start drawing with a circle and add a contour line — this will be the mushroom head. (Pencil B)


best stuffed mushrooms

Step 2. In the upper part, draw the stuffing of the stuffed Mushroom. (Pencil B)


baked stuffed mushrooms

Step 3. Remove all unnecessary construction lines and make the outline a little less bright with an eraser. (Eraser) 


stuffing stuffed mushrooms

Step 4. Trace the outline with colored pencils on top. For the mushroom cap, we use dark brown, and for the filling, we use yellow, light green, red, orange, green. (Colored pencils dark brown, green, light green, yellow, red, orange)


cup mushrooms

Step 5. The next step is to make the mushroom cap's general tone; for this, we use brown. (Colored brown pencil)


baking stuffed mushrooms

Step 6. Next, we make the general tone of the filing with the corresponding colored pencils. (Colored pencils green, light green, yellow, red, orange)


baking mushrooms

Step 7. Working on the mushroom cap. Enhance the tone with brown and orange pencils, and make shadows with dark brown. (Colored pencils orange, brown, dark brown)


baked stuffed portobello mushroom

Step 8. The last step is to work out the filling of the Mushroom. We make the shadows on light green and green details dark green, and for the wrinkled ones, we use brown. The reds and oranges enhance the tone. (Colored pencils brown, dark green, red, orange)


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