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how to draw a rainbow step by step

How To Draw A Rainbow Step By Step

If you want to draw something that reminds you of happiness and makes you feel good on the inside, then drawing a rainbow is the best remedy for you.

Whenever there’s a chance to spot a rainbow in the sky, I can’t help but stop and stare at this glorious masterpiece.

The way the colors blend into each other is a so magical and I couldn’t wait to draw it and try to recreate that beautiful image.

So, if you too want to learn how to draw a rainbow that looks really adorable, here’s a simple steps by step drawing tutorial just for you.

To make sure it looks bright and colorful, then grab a few color pencils to finish off your drawing.

Steps For Drawing A Rainbow

Step 1

Step 1

Drawing a rainbow is really easy. The first step you need to do is to draw a curved line like this.

Step 2

Step 2

At the bottom end of the line, draw two smaller horizontal lines. From that point, draw another curved line to match the first.

Step 3

How To Draw A Rainbow Step 3

Now go ahead and draw one more curved line around the last one. You don’t need to make them look all identical since drawings can look more cute if it’s uneven.

Step 4

How To Draw A Rainbow Step 4

The last thing you need to do is to add a final curved line around the others. Once this is done, your rainbow drawing is now complete.

Step 5

How To Draw A Rainbow Step 5

This drawing is necessary to have some color since it will look closer to a real rainbow but it just makes the drawing look way better.

The colors used here is a light shade of pink, yellow, blue, and green.

You can use markers, colored pencils, or even acrylic paint to add color to this drawing.


Learning how to draw a rainbow is so worth it when you see the end result. It looks bold and cheerful and you can use this drawing for just about anything.

It also is one of the easier drawings a beginner can do if they don’t want to stress themselves with making it look identical to the reference but just want a cute drawing nevertheless.

I do hope that you love how your rainbow drawing turned out but if you would like to follow another fun drawing tutorial, here is my best suggestion for you:

How To Draw A Cloud

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How To Draw A Star

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