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How to Draw a Star – Step by Step Drawing Tutorial for the Easiest 5 Pointed Star

Are you eager to learn how to draw a star? Look no further, as we have the simplest and fail-proof methods for you. In this tutorial, we will guide you through two incredibly easy ways to draw a star. Whether you prefer the classic “one stroke” method or a simplified version perfect for kids, these step-by-step tutorials will have you creating stunning star drawings in no time.

How to Draw a Star - A step-by-step star drawing tutorial

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Drawing a star is an essential skill to have when it comes to enhancing your artwork. Picture a unicorn drawing surrounded by a shimmering constellation of stars, adding that touch of magic to your masterpiece.

How to Draw a Star – 5-Pointed Star

Star Directed Drawing - Learn how to draw a perfect star in no time

To begin, gather the following materials:

  • Printable star drawing guides (optional)
  • Pencil or marker (or both)
  • Paper
  • Eraser (optional)

Version 1: The Easiest Way to Draw a Perfect Star

We are thrilled to share with you the easiest method for drawing a perfect star, using only four steps! With a pencil, you can outline the final drawing for a professional touch. However, leaving the lines as they are can give your star a cool and modern look.

Step 1

Start by sketching a letter A without the horizontal line.

Start drawing a letter A - without the line in the middle

Step 2

Draw a horizontal line in the upper third of the letter A.

Draw a horizontal line

Step 3

To complete the star, connect the dots by drawing a line from one end of the horizontal line to the bottom right end of the letter A.

You are almost there

Step 4

Repeat the same process for the other side of the star.

Star Drawing Complete

Congratulations! You’ve successfully learned how to draw a star. You can now trace the star with a marker, erase the remaining lines, or even get creative and add a smiley face to your star.

Version 2: Star Drawing With One Stroke

With this method, you won’t need to lift your pen from the paper, making it the fastest way to draw stars. Once you’ve mastered it, you can use a pencil to create the initial lines and then trace the outer lines with a marker for a polished star without any visible interior lines.

Step 1

Start by drawing a horizontal line from left to right.

Start with a horizontal line

Step 2

Continue by drawing a line at an angle.

Continue with a line at an angle

Step 3

Extend the line at an angle until it reaches the top of the star.

Up you go

Step 4

Now, draw a line from the top to the bottom, again at an angle.

Almost there

Step 5

Connect the last line with the first one, completing your star.

You have drawn a star

Step 6

If you initially used a pencil, outline the drawing with a marker, and erase any remaining pencil marks.

You have drawn a star

Get the Star Directed Drawing Printables Here

  • Version 1: Star Directed Drawing Guide Version 1
  • Version 2: Star Directed Drawing Guide Version 2

Enjoy your drawing journey and have fun creating beautiful star illustrations!

Alexia Young

Hello and welcome to the world of Alexia. I am a passionate and dedicated artist who loves to create beautiful, mesmerizing art for everyone's walls. I believe in the importance of encouraging people to express their creativity and be happy.

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