How to draw an igloo, a traditional eskimo’s house (+ coloring)

Igloo is a traditional house in the north which is made of ice and snow. The door was draped with the skins of bears to prevent cold in the house. Do you remember the cartoon about the penguin Chili-Willie? He also lived in an igloo and fought with a poacher. You can attract the interest your child with the help of this story. Let’s start.

You need:


Draw a semicircle.


Lower part

The boundaries of the drawing must be seen.
Lower part


Bricks lines

To build a igloo, the ice bricks are being stacked in a circle on one line.Bricks lines
There can be several lines.Bricks lines
Don’t separate the upper part because it’s made of large piece of ice which is being processed before giving the correct shape to it.Bricks lines



Mark them with the help of short vertical lines.Bricks
The bricks are big at the bottom.Bricks



The igloo’s door is rounded.Door
Mark the lower part of the door.Door



It;s small because it must be convenient to cover it with animal skins.Entrance
Draw a vertical line.Entrance


Door details

If the door of the ordinary house is wooden, the house’s door in the north is made of ice bricks. Draw the connection lines of the ice blocks.
Door details



The igloo is made of ice that’s why color it in white with shades of blue .

The child can try to color the igloo online.

Choose how you want to paint.


Collage with the stages of the igloo drawing

Collage with the stages of the igloo drawing

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