July 04, 2023 5 min read

Welcome, young aspiring artists and fellow patriots, to our Step-by-Step Drawing Blog designed just for you!

As we celebrate Independence Day, we invite you on an exciting journey of artistic expression, focusing on the remarkable beauty and strength of the majestic Jaguar. Get ready to unleash your creativity and embark on a fun-filled adventure of drawing.

In this blog, specially tailored for kids like you, we draw inspiration from the fearless and powerful Jaguar, symbolizing the qualities that define our nation - courage, determination, and resilience. With carefully curated steps and guidance, we aim to empower and ignite your artistic spirit, allowing you to bring the Jaguar to life on paper.

Whether you are an experienced young artist looking to refine your skills or a budding art enthusiast eager to explore the world of drawing, this blog is perfect for all skill levels. It's a celebration of both patriotism and the joy of creating art, offering an engaging and meaningful way to honor Independence Day.

Together, we will embark on an exciting artistic adventure, discovering the intricate details of the Jaguar's fierce gaze, the fluidity of its form, and the untamed energy it embodies. Each step will unravel the secrets behind capturing the essence of this magnificent creature, enabling you to enhance your artistic abilities while having a blast.

Through the process of drawing, we aim to encapsulate the spirit of freedom, reminding us of the sacrifices made by those who fought for our liberty. So, grab your favorite art supplies, find a cozy corner, and prepare to let your imagination soar as you craft your own personal tribute to the values that make our nation great.

As a community of young artists, we invite you to share your progress, celebrate your achievements, and support one another as we foster a sense of unity through the power of creativity. Together, let's embrace our imagination, express ourselves, and make this Independence Day truly memorable.

Stay tuned for the forthcoming steps, and get ready to embark on an artistic adventure that merges patriotism, creativity, and the captivating beauty of the Jaguar. Happy drawing, young artists, and let your creativity shine bright as we honor Independence Day!

Note: Parents and guardians are encouraged to supervise and assist their children throughout the drawing process for a fun and enriching experience. Let's make this journey one that strengthens creativity, fosters learning, and ignites a lifelong love for art.

Let's Start drawing Majestic Jaguar, step by step!

In this tutorial, we used the following supplies:

  • H pencil 
  • 5H pencil  
  • colored pencils
    • Pink
    • Orange
    • Black
    • Dark Brown
  • White Vinyl Eraser


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Independence Day drawing tutorial for kids

Step 1. Let's draw an amazing Jaguar together! We'll start by using simple shapes like circles and ovals. Here's how: First, draw a big circle for the Jaguar's head. Next, draw an oval that slightly overlaps the bottom of the circle. This will be the Jaguar's body. Now, let's draw three ovals to show the two front legs and the back leg that's farthest away. To show the back leg that's closest to us, draw two ovals that overlap each other. Finally, let's draw the paws! Draw horizontal ovals at the bottom of the leg ovals to show the Jaguar's paws. And a line for Jaguar's tail.  

How to Draw a Jaguar - easy

Step 2. Let's continue our Jaguar drawing adventure! Here's what we'll do next: Draw a horizontal line across the head of the Jaguar. Now, draw a vertical line that crosses the head. These lines will divide the head into four parts. In the top two parts of the head, draw pointy ears for the Jaguar. Connect the head and body by drawing an outline for the Jaguar's neck. To show the legs and paws, draw lines that connect them together, just like in the picture. Finally, let's make the Jaguar's tail look goofy! Draw an outline for the tail, giving it a fun and playful shape.

how to draw a jaguar for kids

Step 3. Let's add some more details to our Jaguar drawing! Here's what we'll do: Draw an inner outline of the Jaguar's ear. It's like drawing another shape inside the ear to make it look more realistic. Next, draw the outline for the Jaguar's head. Don't forget to add a little bit of fur where the cheeks would be. This gives our Jaguar some extra character! Now, let's finalize the outline of the legs connected to the paws. Make sure the lines connect smoothly, just like in the picture.

Jaguar drawing tutorial

Step 4. We're almost done with our Jaguar drawing! Let's follow these steps: It's time to clean up our drawing. Erase all the construction lines that are on the inside, so we have a nice and clean outline of our Jaguar. Now, let's draw the Jaguar's eyes. Draw two circles for the eyes. We can make them slightly bigger for a cute effect. The eyes give our Jaguar some personality! Next, draw a small circle or button shape for the Jaguar's nose. Right below the nose, draw a simple outline for the mouth. This will complete the Jaguar's face.

draw jaguar easy

Step 5. Let's add some color to our Jaguar drawing! Follow these steps: Take your black coloring pencil or crayon and color in the Jaguar's eyes. Leave a small part towards the middle of each eye white. This will make the eyes look shiny and alive! Now, let's color in the Jaguar's nose completely black. Fill it in carefully to make it stand out. Great job! Our Jaguar is looking fantastic with eyes and nose. Keep up the excellent work, young artist!

drawing jaguar

Step 6. Let's continue coloring our Jaguar drawing! Here are the next steps: Take your pink coloring pencil and color the inner part of the Jaguar's ears. This will give them a lovely pink color. Now, for the rest of the Jaguar's body, let's use orange. Color the whole body, including the head, body, and legs, in a nice orange shade. However, we'll leave the bottom part of the Jaguar's head, neck, tummy, and the bottom of its paws in a sandy or nude color. This will give our Jaguar a cool two-tone effect.

You're doing an amazing job bringing our Jaguar to life with colors! Keep up the fantastic work, young artist!

how to draw jaguar

Step 7. We're almost done with our Jaguar drawing! Let's add the final touches: Take a dark brown pencil and carefully draw spots all over the orange part of our Jaguar. You can make different shapes like dots, circles, and half circles. These spots will give our Jaguar its famous pattern! For an extra cool effect, you can add a little outline to one of the Jaguar's ears using the same dark brown color. This will make the ear stand out a bit and give it a 3D effect.

Great job! You've completed our Jaguar drawing with its distinctive spots. Well done, young artist!


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