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How to Draw Piplup from Pokemon

Piplup is the cutest of all the Pokemon characters (in my opinion) and I’m very excited to teach you how to draw him today. Piplup is a light blue penguin-like creature and is water-type Pokemon. Piplup is able to live in cold climates, is able to fly short distances, and can swim underwater for a very long time. Learn how to draw Piplup with the following easy to follow steps.

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How to Draw Piplup from Pokemon with Easy Step by Step Drawing Lesson

How to Draw Piplup from Pokemon with Easy Step by Step Drawing Lesson

Step 1


Lightly draw a circle and guidelines.

Step 2


– Use the guidelines to help you place features. Draw ovals for eyes and a circle for beak.

– Draw a circle body.

Step 3


– Draw circles in the eyes for the highlights.

– Draw a letter ‘W’ shape on the forehead.

– Draw a sideways #3-like around the collar.

Step 4


– Draw a letter ‘U’ and a letter ‘J’-like shape on either side of the face.

– Draw a letter ‘L’ and a #3-like shape at the bottom of the figure.

Step 5


– Draw a curved line in the beak circle.

– Draw a capital letter ‘E’ shape for the left wing…and a checkmark-like shape for the right wing.

– Draw 2 inward turned letter ‘L’ shapes.

Step 6


– Draw a #3-like shape on the right side of the penguin.

– Draw a few letter ‘L’-like shapes.

– Draw a circle and and oval on chest.

Step 7


Darken these lines that we show here.

Step 8


Erase the guidelines (they are blue in this tutorial).

Finished Drawing of Piplup

How to Draw Piplup from Pokemon with Easy Step by Step Drawing Lesson

This is what your Piplup should look like when he is finished. Isn’t he adorable? This is my daughter’s favorite Pokemon…she loves penguins and this Pokemon looks just like a cute little baby penguin. I hope that this tutorial helped you draw Piplup and that you come back to learn how to draw other Pokemon characters…as well as other cartoon characters.

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  1. heavyraul9
    March 20, 2015

    this is my favorite pokemon to!

    • Alexa ortiz
      July 2, 2016

      Why .gave us the reason why u like this Pokemon.

    • Jack
      August 1, 2016

      He is my favorite to…
      (And eevee)

  2. Anonymous
    April 16, 2015

    Thanks for the help! I used to have so much trouble drawing Piplup. And now I can draw it with ease! Once again, thanks!

    • Alexa ortiz
      July 2, 2016

      A lot of people have trouble drawing .when u get use to it ,u will know that you will be the best artist ever .anonymous.

  3. fallenmedusa / the blocky bros
    July 26, 2015

    It’s my favourite pokemon but I searched up easy pokemon to draw and it’s not easy but it might be me

    • Alexa ortiz
      July 2, 2016

      Why piplup is your favorite character .blocky brother

  4. Farrah yuen
    December 12, 2015

    i am a kid a girl but i think your teaching is hard but i like it. i hpoe you can make more

    • Alexa ortiz
      July 2, 2016

      What Harrah Yuen I don’t understand you

  5. Chrisey48
    December 23, 2015

    to me its the BEST starter pokemon, but my brother (13 years old) hates it, he only likes oshawott (such a shame) 🙁

    • Alexa ortiz
      July 2, 2016

      Christy 48 u know y your brother hate it cause pokemon is a old show and r u a boy or a girl Christy 48

  6. Chrisey48
    December 23, 2015

    by the way I LOVE your drawing *claps* 🙂

  7. Kxner (ig)
    April 26, 2016

    This is my favorite Pokemon, he’s so cute

  8. Alexa ortiz
    July 2, 2016

    Who r u talking too .Christy 48

  9. Maya
    July 30, 2016

    It’s my favorite Pokemon too!
    He’s just adorable!
    but it’s such a shame that it isn’t in the first triple starter ones.
    (like Chamender, Squirtel etc.)
    By The Way- I want him in pokemon go!

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This article was written on 14 Jan 2014, and is filled under Manga TV Shows, Pokemon.

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