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How to Draw a Quail in 11 Easy Steps

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Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

Around the world, quails can be found in many different nations. The term “quail” is used to refer to a large variety of birds from many genera. Quail is a type of bird that can be found in the Phasianidae or Odontophoridae families. There are numerous quail species, both in the wild and on farms, and in poultry houses. These birds are typically medium-sized, but depending on the genus and species, they come in a variety of shapes and sizes. 

Now, it’s your time to learn how to draw a Quail in 11 easy steps! Follow these steps.

1. Draw the head

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

As we all know the head is very important to all living creatures, the head controls everything. Now to draw the head, draw a perfect circle on the left side of your paper. You can trace a coin for a perfect circle.

2. Draw the Eye

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

In this step, we’ll draw the eye guide for the quail. Draw this on the upper left portion of the head. Draw a perfect circle inside it. Make sure that this is a little closer to the left edge of the head of the quail.

3. Draw the Beak

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

The beak is very important to beak because this will help them to collect some food for their family. To draw this, from the left side of the head draw a small horizontal teardrop shape. This teardrop will overlap with the head.

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4. Draw the Eyeballs

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

For to completely see things around them, let’s draw the eyeball of the bird. To do this, draw a shaded crescent shade inside the eye guide. This crescent shape is facing the left side.

5. Draw the Body

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

The Body of the quail is a little bigger than the head. Now, to do this, draw a big slanting teardrop shape under the head of the quail. Make sure that it will overlap with the head to stay connected.

6. Add the Wings and Erase Extra Lines

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

Wings are very important for them to fly. Now, to draw the wing, inside the body draw a U-shape on the upper portion of the body. Then, erase the lines that separate the body and the head. 

7. Add the feet

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

Feet are very important to they use by finding foods. Now to draw a foot, draw two V-shapes under the body of your bird. Make sure that these two V-shapes are still connected to the lower portion of the body.

8. Add Feather

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

The quail has a long feather on the top of its head. This makes them unique from the other bird. Now, to draw this, from the top of the head draw a slanting line then a slight curve, and another curve then a slanting line going directly to the head. 

9. Add Detail

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

Let’s add details to the quail to be more unique. Draw a curve line from the wings going in the opposite direction. Then add another curved line on the upper portion of the head. Through those details, the quail are now different from other birds.

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10. Add more details

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

In this step, we still add more details to the bird. Again, details are good for identifying which bird are we holding or what we saw. Now on the lower portion of the boy, draw a curved line from the right side going in the opposite direction.

11. Finish up!

Drawing tutorial for children. How to draw the funny Quail

To finish your drawing let’s add colors to it. This time, I’ll give freedom to choose colors for your quail. Make sure that will bring the drawing to life. After that, don’t forget to show it to your family and friend. I’m sure they will be happy. 

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