How to Draw Squirrels (video)

Do you have a pet guinea pig, hamster, or rat? These pets are great resources to help you practice moving animal forms. We will start with the basics of how to construct the rodent body and then learn how to show fur texture, from short hair to the fluffy tail of a squirrel.


  • Your Journal and favorite drawing materials
  • The squirrel anatomy handout Download Here
  • Paper model of squirrel anatomy (assembled). For directions on how to assemble the squirrel, click here.
  • and your sense of humor!