Moon Drawing - Step By Step Guide With Pictures

How to Draw a Moon - Step by Step

With this step-by-step tutorial you can easily draw a beautiful night sky with moon and stars. With this you have a first basis for a mystical nightscape, which you can expand to your heart's content.

For this template you need a thin pencil, a dividers, a drawing pencil and pencils for coloring.

Moon drawing - Step by Step

Step 1: A circle

Draw an even circle with the help of a dividers or a template. Use a thin pencil for this, because part of the circle serves only as a guide line.

Moon drawing - template

Step 2: Overlapping circles

Sketch a second circle in the same size and move it up at an angle. Here, too, there should be only a thin pencil line.

Moon drawing - Step by Step Guide

Step 3: Final contour for the sickle

You can now use a pencil to trace the crescent moon. Carefully erase the outer line of the second crescent.

How to Draw a Moon - Step by Step

Step 4: Clouds

Place a few clouds around the moon. And erase parts of the last guide if it bothers you.

How to Draw a Moon - Step by Step

Step 5: Stars

A few stars complement the night sky. Make sure that they do not appear too ordered, because that looks unnatural.

Moon drawing - Step by Step

Step 6: Removing the guides and coloring

In the last step you can bring your drawing to life with color.

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