How to Draw a Manatee in 5 Easy Steps!
November 5, 2013[ssba]
Use this step by step drawing tips to add a new icon into your repertoire. Having an assortment of simple drawing techniques will greatly improve your graphic recording. This is a great drawing for beginners to try out.
Did you know?
1. Even though they live in the water, manatees are more closely related to land-walking elephants rather than other sea-living mammals like whales.
2. The name manatee comes from the Taíno (a pre-Columbian people of the Caribbean) word manatí, meaning “breast.” O la la!
3. Early western explorers to the Americas, like Christopher Columbus, are thought to have actually mistaken the beautiful manatee for the mythological mermaid.