The butterfly drawing is perfect for beginners as well as for the more advanced. You can do it as simple or as complicated as you want. Below this page, we offer a nice gallery of images that will guide you in your creative experiments. Find the butterfly drawing pictures to inspire you and make your own by tracing, copying, following the instructions, drawing on your own, or just printing and coloring the ones you like the most.
Symbolic of butterflies
Butterflies are the deep and powerful representation of life. When you think of a butterfly, very often the first connection you have is with metamorphosis. Almost everywhere in the world, the butterfly is seen as a symbol of change that works. Even more, people see it as a symbol of endurance, hope, and quite simply – life. Many cultures associate the butterfly with the soul. The Christian religion, for example, sees the butterfly as a symbol of resurrection. They are one of the most chosen images to get tattooed. There is no doubt that the butterfly has an important meaning for us.
How to draw a butterfly – simple butterfly drawing tutorial
Butterfly drawing easy to reproduce by step:
- Draw a half circle like in the photo below.
- From the semi-circle, draw two lines upwards that end with two smaller circles.
- Draw circles on top, of different sizes, trying to make each next circle smaller than the previous one.
- You already have the body of your butterfly, it’s time to make the wings. Make two large identical wings on both sides.
- Finish with the bottom wings which are a bit smaller. Choose a pattern for the wings and decorate them however you want. Color for an even prettier effect.
Butterfly drawing step by step – cute butterfly simple to draw
5 interesting facts for butterflies
- Butterfly wings are transparent.
- Butterflies taste with their feet.
- Butterflies live on an all-liquid diet.
- Butterflies drink mud puddles.
- Butterflies can’t fly if they’re cold.
And the most fascinating fact is the metamorphosis.
The amazing butterflies – watercolor drawing in rainbow colors
Drawing of girl with butterfly in front of her eyes – beautiful abstract design to try yourself
Blue butterfly and purple butterfly – watercolor drawing art
Kitten and butterfly – detailed drawing idea
A second idea how to draw a butterfly – simple butterfly drawing and a little more detailed
Drawing doesn’t have to be complicated to look pretty – cool idea how to draw butterfly in one line
Heart of colorful butterflies – cool art idea to make to decorate your bedroom walls
Butterfly wings with hearts pattern – cool simple butterfly idea to trace and color
Art that starts with pencil and white paper – beautiful butterfly drawing
An original idea of drawing butterfly with a flowered wing and branch in the middle
Butterfly drawing to get tattooed – three fantastic ideas
Butterfly tattoo on arm – owl idea what design to get tattooed
From drawing to tattoo – nice butterfly idea to get tattooed
And here is the result – flower butterfly tattoo
Drawing of butterfly in flight – cool drawing idea for beginner
Girl face and two butterflies – cool drawing idea to try to do
Watercolor drawing – butterfly and flowers
Try to draw the transparency of the butterfly’s wings with the lines of the watercolor paint
Fantastic watercolor drawing – butterfly in flight
Beautiful black butterfly on white sheet of paper
Girl with colorful butterfly back – adorable design to try today
Superb butterfly drawing in black ink
Original idea for drawing to do – skeleton hand and butterfly