How to Draw a Spiderweb – Step by Step Cobweb Drawing Tutorial

Halloween is the time of year to draw all things spooky – spider webs definitely fit the bill so we’ll learn how to draw spider webs.

We will show you how to make a regular spider web as well as how to draw a spider web at an angle.

How to draw a spider web Step by step instructions

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Drawing a spider web is really easy, in fact, this is one of the easiest drawing tutorials we’ve ever shared. And for some reason they are extremely fun to draw. You won’t be able to stop (also super calm).

Although this drawing tutorial is most popular in the fall – for Halloween, drawing spider webs is fun all year round. And once you’ve mastered drawing them, why not learn how to draw a spider – it looks great combined with a spider web.

How to draw a spider web step by step

Instructions for drawing in Spiderweb direction

What you need:

  • Our printable drawing guide (optional)
  • black pencil or marker
  • paper

Instructions for drawing a spider web step by step

Version 1 – How to draw a spider web

Step 1

Start by drawing a cross, drawing one horizontal line and one vertical line.

Step 1 - Version 1

Step 2

Draw two more lines, this time diagonal.

Step 2 - Version 1

Step 3

Start weaving your web. Start with the inner “circle” forming a small arch from line to line. We drew our line from diagonal to vertical.

Step 3 - Version 1

Step 4

Continue with the next arch, starting where the previous arch ended.

Step 4 - Version 1

Step 5

Now do more, until you meet the first person.

Step 5 - Version 1

Step 6

Create more “circles” Weave your web until you are happy with its look.

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Step 6 - Version 1

That’s it, you have learned how to draw a regular spider web!

Finished drawing the spider web - Version 1

Version 2 – How to draw a corner of a spider web

Step 1

Start by drawing a horizontal line and a vertical line – perpendicular.

Step 1 - Version 2

Step 2

Draw a few diagonal lines in between the horizontal and vertical lines. We think 3 is a nice number but you can make it more or less.

Step 2 - Version 2

Step 3

Start weaving your web. Start by drawing the first arch, starting from the vertical line and going to the diagonal line.

Step 3 - Version 2

Step 4

Create more arches until the horizontal line is reached.

Step 4 - Version 2

Step 5

Continue with the next set of arches.

Step 5 - Version 2

Step 6

And all the next ones, until the spider web in your corner looks like normal.

Step 6 - Version 2

That’s it, you’ve learned how to draw a corner of a spider web.

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