How to Draw a Puffin

Get ready to let your creativity soar with this exciting tutorial on how to draw a puffin! These unique birds with their bright beaks and distinctive markings are a delight to behold, found in coastal areas. With this step-by-step guide, you’ll be able to create your very own puffin drawing and capture their quirky personality on paper. So, grab your pencils kiddos and let’s dive into this fun and creative adventure together!


Materials Needed:

  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Coloring Supplies

Perfect For:

  • Kids
  • Newbies

How to Draw a Puffin

  • Draw a rounded body shape for the puffin.
  • Add a small, rounded head connected to the body with a short neck.
  • Draw a large, triangular beak on the head with colorful patterns.
  • Add a round eye on the head.
  • Sketch two thin legs with webbed feet, extending from the bottom of the body.
  • Draw two wings on each side of the body, with feather details.
  • Add a short, fan-shaped tail at the back of the body.
  • Include shading, patterns, and colors (such as blacks, whites, and oranges) to make the puffin look more realistic.

Easy Puffin Drawing for Kids – Step by Step Tutorial


We’ve reached the end of this tutorial on how to draw a puffin. Now you can add some colors to make your drawing more realistic. Congratulations on completing this tutorial on how to draw a puffin! These unique birds are a delight to behold, and now you have the skills to create your own version of their charm.


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About the Puffin

The puffin is a small black and white bird with a brightly coloured beak. It lives on rocky coasts and eats small fish. It nests in burrows on the cliffs and is often seen swimming in the water or flying in large groups.