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How to draw a fish

Colors used: midnight navy, margarita green, key lime, lime sorbet, misty blue, tranquil teal, yellow blaze, meadow green, and playful purple

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Begin by drawing an oval like shape that has a point on the right or left.

Begin by drawing an oval like shape that has a point on the right or left.

Draw 2 curved unconnected lines coming out from the point.

Draw 2 curved unconnected lines coming out from the point.

Draw diagonal lines and stop about an inch from touching the point connecting the lines together in a PAC-man like shape.

Draw diagonal lines and stop about an inch from touching the point connecting the lines together in a PAC-man like shape.

Draw a slightly curved line above its body, and draw another line coming up from next to the line you just formed.

Draw a slightly curved line above its body, and draw another line coming up from next to the line you just formed.

Repeat the process from #4 on the bottom drawing a smaller fin.

Repeat the process from #4 on the bottom drawing a smaller fin.

Add emotional eyes.

Add emotional eyes.

Shade in your eyes and carefully erase circular shapes within its eye.

Shade in your eyes and carefully erase circular shapes within its eye.

Add a facial expression.

Add a facial expression.

Add detail to its fins and tail.

Add detail to its fins and tail.

Color your fish with bold colors.

Color your fish with bold colors.

Add bubbles and waves to your background.

Add bubbles and waves to your background.

  • Computer Paper
  • Multi-colored Sharpies
  • Pencil
  • Eraser