How To Draw Ho-Oh Pokemon

Welcome back to another tutorial. Today I’ll be showing you how to draw Ho-Oh, Pokemon #250. Ho-Oh is a large bird that resembles a cross between a phoenix and a peacock and is one of the legendary birds, along with Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, and Lugia. So get your paper and pencils ready, and let’s learn how to draw Ho-Oh!

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 1

Step 1

To get Ho-Oh started, we will first need to draw two circles—one larger than the other. These circles will serve as guidelines for Ho-Oh’s head and body.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 2

Step 2

Next, draw two lines connecting the circles together to form Ho-Oh’s neck, and draw the curled crest on top of his head.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 3

Step 3

Erase your overlapping lines and draw the outline of Ho-Oh’s beak sitting underneath his crest.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 4

Step 4

Next, draw the inside of Ho-Oh’s beak, including a long tongue sticking out of his mouth.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 5

Step 5

Draw two oval shapes to create the outline of Ho-Oh’s eye.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 6

Step 6

Inside Ho-Oh’s eye, draw two more circles to form the iris and pupil.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 7

Step 7

Next, draw two long lines extending out from the base of Ho-Oh’s neck and reaching out past his head to form the outer edge of his wings.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 8

Step 8

Draw the outer edge of Ho-Oh’s wings while also creating the inner layer of feathers.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 9

Step 9

Draw one more layer of feathers on each of Ho-Oh’s wings.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 10

Step 10

Next, draw Ho-Oh’s upper legs in the form of two oval shapes near the bottom of his body.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 11

Step 11

Draw a large foot attached to each of the ovals of Ho-Oh’s legs. Each foot should have four toes, three in front and one in back.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 12

Step 12

Next, draw a sharp claw at the end of each of Ho-Oh’s toes.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 13

Step 13

Just like his wings, Ho-Oh’s tail is made of two layers of feathers. Draw the first layer attached to the back of his body, pointing outward in all directions.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 14

Step 14

Finally, draw one more layer of feathers in the back of Ho-Oh’s body to complete his tail.

 

How To Draw Ho-Oh Step 15

Step 15

Finally, give Ho-Oh some color. Ho-Oh is one of the most colorful pokemon in the series—a bright red body, purple feet, gold and green feathers, and a white belly. I hope you enjoyed learning how to draw Ho-Oh with me. If you did, be sure to share this tutorial on social media and stop back for plenty more! Happy drawing!