learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids

Moon Drawing – How to Draw a Moon for kids

How to draw a moon – an easy step-by-step guide for kids

Moon Drawing – In this quick tutorial, you will learn how to draw a half-moon with stars and dust particles as background in an easy step-by-step process.

This tutorial is designed for kids and beginners.

You don’t need to follow the exact steps like in this tutorial, it is just an idea for you, use your creativity to improve this moon drawing as you like.

There are no rules or specific steps to follow in the art that is the beauty in the art.

Don’t worry if something goes wrong draw again and again until you are happy with your artwork.

The time needed: 5 minutes

Materials: A4 size paper, pencil, and an eraser

Please note: use a light HB pencil to draw all the shapes. Once it is perfect, you can add a second layer with a dark tone. For this tutorial purpose, I’m using the dark outline.

Step 1: Draw a circle

Compose the circle on the right side of the paper/drawing sheet

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 01

Step 2: Draw the second circle

Draw the second circle over on the first one like in the image below

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 02

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Step 3:  Erase the unwanted area

Remove the unwanted area marked with red color for your understanding

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 03

Step 4: Moon drawing completed

Wow, the moon drawing is completed. Let’s add some stars & planets

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 04

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Step 5: Start to draw the stars

Drawing a star is easy just imagine the letter A

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 05

Step 6: Star drawing – the second step

Draw the same shape in an inverted position

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 06

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Step 7: Star drawing is completed

Let’s add the final shape to the star like this

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 07

Step 8: Draw the planets

Draw small size round dots here and there with random sizes like in the image below

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids - step 08

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Step 9: Draw the dust particles

Draw small dots in light shade with your pencil in the background area like in the image below

learn how to draw a moon - easy moon drawing for kids

Congratulations! Have fun with coloring

I hope you like this tutorial.

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