Love drawing but run out of cool ideas to draw when you are bored? Sometimes, I forget how much I love drawing and I’ve started looking for new ideas to try out during those breaks in class when I don’t have or even want my phone. Learn how to draw these cool and simple easy things to draw with step by step tutorials that show you exactly how. From game characters to buildings to flowers and mandalas, you can practice your drawing skills and add these to your creative repertoire.
Easy Things to Draw When You Are Bored
1. Draw a City Skyline
The city comes alive at night — this is an easy way to let your drawings reflect the kinetic energy of an urban setting in the evening. This method is the simplest way to make a city skyline visual. You can take or leave steps as you see fit, so the skyline has your desired level of detail.
2. Draw a Mandala
A mandala is a complex abstract design that is usually circular in form. In fact, “mandala” is a Sanskrit word that means “circle”. This tutorial might seem intimidating but it really is not. Once you know the steps, it is fairly easy to replicate.
3. How to Draw Roses
I love this easy DIY for drawing roses! I have been playing around with drawing roses, trying to come up with an easy way to do it for anyone that might like to. I wound up with this tutorial. Give it a try. It is so simple and easy to make and the end result is super duper beautiful.
4. Draw a Dandelion
Let’s learn how to draw a dandelion flower. Follow along with the easy drawing of dandelion step by step and I am sure you can draw them on your own in no time. This dandelion doodle is perfect for art journals, bullet journals and more.
5. Draw Cute Chibi Kawaii Pokemon Characters
This drawing tutorial will teach you how to draw Cute, Chibi, Kawaii, and Baby Pokemon Characters. This is an easy step by step drawing lesson that I am sure you won’t have a hard time following along with. It even has a video tutorial which you will enjoy if you are into the world of anime and cartoons.
6. How to Draw a Female Face
This beginners’ step by step tutorial. l is for a basic female face. If you love anime & manga then, of course, you’d wanna draw it. If you follow along with this simple tutorial from Sketch Book, you’ll end up with a perfectly constructed female face. So go ahead and try it!
7. Learn to Draw The Cat in the Hat
I am a huge fan of The Cat In The Hat and Dr. Seuss! So I am pretty excited to stumble upon this drawing tutorial. Learn how to draw the Cat in the hat with the simple step-by-step instructions from Drawing How to Draw.
8. Drawing Smokey Sexy Eyes
Create amazing and fun artwork as easily as possible. With no stress and no hard to follow rules. I particularly enjoyed this tutorial of Smokey Sexy Eyes from Don Corgi. To make such cute and fun eyes, you will need to draw some Rectangular eyes first.
9. Way to Draw a Basset Hound Dog
If you have a desire to draw, follow along with this tutorial from Felt Magnet while he draws a Bassett Hound. If you’re ready to do this with him, grab a pencil and some paper – there is drawing to be done! You can learn how to draw a dog realistically without too much difficulty.
10. Drawing A Robot
I just love this tutorial! There’s a simple video, to begin with. First, you can start working on your character using the simple step-by-step video lesson found on the site. Once you are done, you can learn more about this character by following all the steps described in the tutorial. Why not learn how to draw a robot today?
11. How to Draw A Car
When I first started drawing as a beginner, I really wanted to learn how to draw a car but was nowhere nearly as skilled as I wanted to be with my art. Turns out, there are some techniques, tips and tricks that can help with car drawing tutorials. This is my favorite one. Check it out for yourself.
12. How to Draw Winnie The Pooh
I think everyone should learn how to draw cartoons, as they always seem to be fun and enjoyable, plus ones like this adorable Winnie the Pooh make a nice gift.
13. Draw a Cute Niffler from Fantastic Beasts
For fun drawing ideas for kids, how cute is this tutorial that shows you how to draw Niffler from Fantastic Beasts? I love learning how to draw animals, especially imaginary ones like this cute little guy.
14. How to Draw A Dragon
Learn dragon drawing basics with this tutorial that even beginners can succeed with. I think pretty much everyone should learn how to draw a dragon, and this simple tutorial shows you how to make an easy dragon, a perfect lesson for a budding artist.
15. Draw a Spaceship
For easy things to draw when bored, this cool spaceship drawing tutorial is a perfect place to start. Even beginners and kids should be able to do this one.
16. Draw A Cow
Learn how to draw a cow with this simple drawing tutorial with step by step instructions.