How to Draw a Brain [5 Easy Steps]

In this lesson we will learn how to draw a Brain. For the drawing to work, we need only five simple steps. Look carefully at the picture – the guide, now repeat step by step , and you can draw with a pencil first and then trace the finished drawing with a felt-tip pen. More lessons on this subject you can find by going to the section about drawing a human being.

How to Draw a Brain

How to Draw a Brain

How to draw a brain step by step

Total Time: 10 minutes

Step 1

How to Draw a Brain

Begin this first step with a circle-shaped egg . Draw oblique horizontal lines through the brain and draw another circle at the back of the brain, which will be for the cerebellum as well.

Step 2

How to Draw a Brain

Now you will begin stretching the shape of the brain makeup as you see here. These are basically lines, shape curly or sinuous, looking tubes or matter. Draw this as you see it here and then move on to the next step.

Step 3

How to Draw a Brain

Continue creating the sketch of the brains makeup as you see here, on the bottom of the brains position as you see here. remember this is called the brain.

Step 4

How to Draw a Brain

You will finish the whole shape and make up the brain halves as you see here, and when you are finished it should look like a cloud for the outside facing.

Step 5

How to Draw a Brain

You will now sketch the cerebellum as you see here as well as the brainstem. Add some detail and clarity as you see here, and then erase all the guidelines and shapes that you drew in step one.


  • Drawing paper


  • Pencils

Materials: Markers

How to Draw a Brain video lesson