How to Draw a Swallow

Step 1

Start by drawing the eye and beak of your swallow in pencil. Draw lightly at first so that you can erase easily if you want to change anything.

Step 2

Next add the head.

Step 3

Now we can add the outline of the wings.

Step 4

Next comes the trailing edge of the wings.

Step 5

Now draw in the forked tail so typical of the Swallow.

Step 6

Time now to add the detail of the feathers at the base of the tail.

Step 7

Draw in the flight feathers of the nearest wing.

Step 8

Add in the second wing’s flight feathers now.

Step 9

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU’VE DRAWN A SWALLOW!

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