How to Draw a Fish Step By Step for Kids

how to draw a fish

Drawing a fish is kinda easy but if you follow our tutorial it will be more easy and more fun to draw a small fish. Especially, this tutorial teaches you how to draw a fish for kindergarten, for younger students.

In this tutorial, we will show you step by step drawing a fish for kids. Especially this tutorial is for kids and beginners.

Art Materials & Equipment

  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Marker
  • Pencil Color
  • Eraser (Erase If Made Mistake)
  • Sharpener (To Sharp Pencil)
  • Compass (Alternative)

About Fish

A fish is a water animal and today we are drawing the goldfish which is a beautiful and common fish. Fish are aquatic, craniate, gill-bearing animals that lack limbs with digits.

Included in this definition are the living hagfish, lampreys, and cartilaginous and bony fish as well as various extinct related groups. Around 99% of living fish species are ray-finned fish, belonging to the class Actinopterygii, with over 95% belonging to the teleost subgrouping.

Also Read: How to Draw a Shark

Steps To Draw A Fish

In today’s tutorial, we learn how to draw a beautiful fish step by step easily. Follow the steps below to easily draw a fish.

1Step 1

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Step 1

Draw a perfect oval like below in the image. Then cut it on the left side to make the fish mouth.

2Step 2

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Step 2

Next, draw a small circle and make a black dot inside that circle to make a fish’s eye like in the picture below. Also, draw a curve inside it to separate the face and body part of the fish as shown in the image below. Then draw fish pectoral fin.

3Step 3

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Step 3

Now draw a triangular shape and some lines to make a fish’s tail as in the image below.

4Step 4

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Step 4

Similarly, draw Dorsal fins above like in the image below. Also, draw the Pelvic fin below as in the image below.

Finally, our beautiful fish is ready. Let’s colour it.

Colouring a Fish

After the drawing of a fish is completed we move forward with colouring the fish. For colouring, we had chosen some basic colours. You can fill colour according to our wish too. We coloured fish body with orange and yellow to fins, tail of the fish.

Colour Detail:-

  1. Orange
  2. Yellow
Fish Colouring Steps for Kids
Colouring Step

Final Image of a Fish

After colouring, we get beautiful goldfish. Isn’t we draw a cute fish. If yes, don’t forget to comment below. You can use a pencil colour(we made it digital).

how to draw a fish step by step

Great Job 

Finally, we draw a fish and colour it beautifully.  I hope you find our tutorial easy and simple. We try our best to make an easy to follow tutorial. Especially, this tutorial for the kids and beginners. Thus, school kids may find our tutorial helpful.

This is how you can draw a fish easily with a stepwise tutorial for kids. Comment below if you find our tutorial helpful.


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