how to draw an elf hat

How to Draw an Elf Hat

Christmas is approaching.

This year, I thought I’d add multiple easy Christmas Drawing tutorials for both – beginners and kids.

These are easy to draw and can be drawn on Christmas cards, Christmas postcards, banners, you name it!

I’ve already done a lot of tutorials on Christmas already that includes Rudolph, A Christmas Gnome, A Christmas pudding, a Christmas tree with presents, and a Christmas tree with lights and a Christmas Guinea Pig.

But in this tutorial, I’ll teach you how to draw an Elf Hat – this is what Elves wear at the North Pole. You’ll get something like this at the end of this drawing tutorial:

color the elf hat

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I am currently using an iPad Pro and an Apple Pencil to create my digital art.

But you can use any tool – a pen and paper or colored pencils or Copic markers or Photoshop because the drawing method remains the same.

How to draw an Elf Hat – Step by step for beginners and kids

We are going to be using very simple shapes.

Let’s start with a simple curve first – it’s almost a straight line but slightly curved.

draw a slight curve

Next, we’ll draw quick triangles because this gives a mischievous and young look to the little elves.

draw triangles

Next, I’m going to draw a curve going upwards.

draw a curve

Complete the elf hat by drawing another curve downwards – like a big triangle that is pointy at the end.

complete the elf hat

Finally, we’ll draw the bell at the end of the hat.

draw the bell

And we’ve completed drawing the elf’s hat.

Now, we can color it!

I’m going to color it green and red and color the bell yellow.

color the elf hat

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And that’s it!

We’ve learned how to draw an elf’s hat.

Drawing Resources

I hope this tutorial was helpful to you and you enjoyed drawing this easy elf’s hat.

If you want to see more tutorials on drawing kawaii animals and kawaii things, please leave a comment below on what you’d like to see next!

I will be adding more kawaii drawing tutorials (animals, food, and lots of things) to this blog, so keep a lookout!

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What do you need?

A sketchbook, Photoshop or Procreate, and a graphic tablet so that you can draw the kawaii characters. If you want to make stickers, you’ll need a printer and sticker sheets. I explain how to make stickers on Procreate here.

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