75 Fun Dinosaur Drawing Ideas for Newbie Artists

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If you are a newbie artist looking to practice your drawing, have a little fun by drawing dinosaurs. Dino lovers will be thrilled by today’s post offering dinosaur drawing ideas.

Channel your inner paleontologist and explore the world of dinosaurs with your art.

1. Small and Simple Dinosaur Drawings

Small and Simple Dinosaur Drawings
iStock/Alexander Ryabintsev

Practice drawing dinosaurs with these sixteen small and simple dinosaur outline drawings. You can incorporate doodles such as these into your journal or sketchbook.

2. Dinosaur Riding a Skateboard

Dinosaur Riding a Skateboard
iStock/Ihor Potysiev

Have some fun by drawing a dinosaur participating in a sport. It can be riding a skateboard, holding a basketball, or even a baseball bat.

3. Easy Dinosaur Outline Drawing

Easy Dinosaur Outline Drawing

If you’re looking for simple drawing ideas to inspire you, these seven drawings are simple outlines of dinosaurs. Outline drawings are a great way to learn the basics of how to draw dinosaurs.

4. Dinosaur Silhouette Drawings

Dinosaur Silhouette Drawings
iStock/Veronika Oliinyk

Drawing dinosaur silhouettes can seem challenging, but with time and patience, you can have a creative piece of art on your drawing paper.

5. Carnotaurus Drawing

Carnotaurus Drawing
iStock/Mateusz Atroszko

The Carnotaurus is an extinct theropod dinosaur that lived around 80 to 70 million years ago. It was first discovered in 1984 in Argentina.

6. Cute Brachiosaurus Drawing

Cute Brachiosaurus Drawing

This huge sauropod dinosaur lived during the Jurassic Period, it could reach up to 8-30 meters in length and was 6-18 meters tall, which was twice as high as an average elephant. Its long neck allowed it to feed from trees.

7. Eighteen Different Dinosaurs

Sixteen Different Dinosaurs Drawing

This awesome collection includes eighteen dinosaur drawings for you to practice. Some of the dinosaurs featured are the Pterodactyl, Triceratops, and Tyrannosaurus rex.

8. Floral Dinosaur Skull

Floral Dinosaur Skull

If you want to go the artistic route, think about different elements you can incorporate into your dinosaur drawing. This artist chose to surround a dinosaur skull with beautiful flowers.

9. Tyrannosaurus Rex Drawing

Tyrannosaurus Rex Drawing
iStock/Mateusz Atroszko

The Tyrannosaurus Rex was a dinosaur that prowled the planet millions of years ago. It was one of the most fearsome carnivorous predators, with its powerful jaws and immense size.

10. Cute and Simple Dinosaur Drawings

Cute and Simple Dinosaur Drawings
iStock/Andrei Molkentin

Add a little cuteness to your art by drawing sweet dinosaurs with pink blushing cheeks. These are fun drawing ideas for adults and children alike.

11. Four Dinosaur Drawing Ideas

Cute and Simple Dinosaur Drawings
iStock/Volodymyr Kryshtal

These four dinosaur drawing ideas will give you hours of sketches that you can try. Discover your favorite dinosaurs and practice getting better at drawing them.

12. Dilophosaurus Drawing

Dilophosaurus Drawing
iStock/Mateusz Atroszko

The Dilophosaurus was first discovered in the early Jurassic period, making it one of the oldest known dinosaurs (fossils are about 200 million years old).

13. Easy Tyrannosaurus Drawing

Easy Tyrannosaurus Drawing

The Tyrannosaurus can be difficult to draw. If you’re not quite ready for the challenge, try drawing an easy version of this famous dinosaur.

14. Detailed Dinosaur Sketch Ideas

Detailed Dinosaur Sketch Ideas
iStock/Volodymyr Kryshtal

If you’re ready for a challenge, try sketching a dinosaur or two showcasing your drawing skills. These four sketches can serve as inspiration for when you’re practicing.

If you feel a little intimidated by drawing dinosaurs, do not worry. Part of the fun of drawing them is trying something new and stepping out of your comfort zone.

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