Brains…let’s fill our brains! Zombies are spooky creatures generally referred to as a human that has risen from the dead. Zombies may seem scary, especially compared to other mythical creatures with a friendlier demeanor like unicorns, but they’re completely fictional. The undead zombies appears as though it is rotting. Gross right? It’s ok, we got you covered! Here’s a cute cartoon style zombie that’s totally kid-friendly, inpsired by Plant v Zombie!
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🖍️ Tools For Success
- Paper (Our Free How To Draw Template PDF)
- Polymer Eraser
- Outline Markers
- Coloring Tools (I recommend Crayola’s 140 Piece Coloring Case)
🎨 Parents: The only tools you need to use these how-to-draw tutorials are: an eraser, a pencil, and a piece of paper. But – if you have them around – a sketching pencil makes for fainter and softer lines that help kids build fine motor accuracy. I also recommend going over the sketch pencil with a black outline marker when you’re done for a neater finish. Lastly, erase the pencil marks before adding color.
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Step-by-Step Guide on How To Draw A Zombie
- Draw a facial outline of the zombie’s skull. The skull’s shape is similar to a portable basketball hoop for kids and the classic old-fashioned hand fan.
- For the skull’s details, draw an inverted trapezoid mouth with two small triangular nose holes above and two big rounded eyes parallel to each other with a tiny circular iris inside each.
- Let’s put two big front teeth on the top lip with a gap between them and five short strands of hair on the head with big spaces between each.
- Beneath the skull, draw a ragged rectangular shirt with plenty of curved cuts on the lower part, two long slightly-curved vertical L-shaped sleeves on each side, and a c-curved hand on each end of the sleeve.
- Below the shirt, draw rectangular pants with a long vertical line in the middle and two oval-shaped feet on each end.
- Now, let’s make this zombie a combination of a creepy and funny creature with its green skin, big white eyes, nose, and teeth, gray iris, red mouth, brown pants, and yellow shirt.
Zombie Fun Facts For Kids
- Zombies usually walk in a lazy, shuffling manner. They typically move around frightening and harming people in movies.
- There are two myths on the origin of zombies: 1) a cursed human dies and emerges as a zombie, and 2) a person is subjected to radiation or contracting an infection.
- The 1932 American film White Zombie was the very first zombie movie ever made.
- The word “Zombophiles” is a term used to describe zombie fans.
- Zombies, aka the walking dead, don’t exist in the real world, but they have become a major part of pop culture, showing up in history and folklore over and over again.
- 8th October is a World zombie day.
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