Finished the Leprechaun marionette craft project yet? Good. Here I have another St Patrick’s Day craft for you: learn how to draw a leprechaun! Fun, nah?? If you draw it big enough, you can make your own leprechaun mask with this free drawing tutorial.
Ready?!! Ok. let’s go.
I am showing you a ‘rough and ready’ Leprechaun that you can draw in 10 simple steps. Then, you can add whimsy and details. Make it as neat or as fancy as you wish.
However, I just wanted to show, that even with the most basic drawing skills (read: kindergarten, preschool or primary school-level), you can draw a really cute looking Leprechaun as a festive party decoration. Really easy.
Here are your:
free downloadable Leprechaun template = your free St Patrick’s Day Leprechaun drawing tutorial.
Just follow the numbers in the tutorial. You’ll begin your drawing like this….
Adjust the difficulty of the drawing exercise towards age appropriate dexterity and drawing skill level. For 6th graders, they can take the basic concept to the max. After you make your basic drawing in pencil, start coloring and keep on coloring (and erasing), and so shaping your drawing, till you’ll get something like this:
Like it? Kind of cute, nah?!! Yes, you can do it too. OK. Your turn. Try it. Download the free tutorial and start drawing. It’s fun.
More St Patrick’s Day Crafts
Be sure to explore all our other craft ideas and freebies in this series . Let me highlight a few:
Vintage Freebies for your St Patrick’s Day Crafts
- 3 free Vintage Scrapbooking images
- St Patrick’s Day Crafts Freebies: Lovely Vintage Postcard #1
- St Patrick’s Day Crafts Freebies: Lovely Vintage Postcard #2
- The Story of Saint Patrick
Absolutely ADORABLE St Patrick’s Day Crafts
- DIY Rag pipe Cleaner Shamrock ~ to make a hair-tie or ring, a bookmark or a pen topper, or even a brooch, for mom. You choose how you’ll use it. (instructions & pretty photos)
- Finger knitting has never been so much fun: MAKE SHAMROCK!
- DIY Shamrock Stamp: DIY stamp and then stamp away to make your own St Patrick’s Day artwork, tags, wrapping paper, cards
- Leprechaun Marionette Craft Tutorial & Templates
More of the BEST St Patrick’s Day Recipes
- Most Delicious Shamrock Quiche Recipe
- Shamrock Cookies Recipe
- 12 BEST St Patrick s Day Recipes: treats, desserts ++
Educational homeschooling activity.