How To Draw a Sunflower Coloring Pages

I love flowers, especially happy ones like sunflowers! They are so bright and cheerful, and they remind me of beautiful spring. That’s why today we’re learning how to draw a sunflower. 

Learning how to draw a sunflower for kids is so easy, and so much fun too. Our sketch how to draw a sunflower tutorial includes three pages with detailed steps on how to draw a sunflower step by step with a pencil. So let’s get started! 

Easy sunflower step by step tutorial
Easy sunflower step by step tutorial!

Make a cute but simple sunflower drawing

This tutorial is easier to follow with a visual guide, so we recommend printing our how to draw a simple sunflower printable tutorial before getting started. 

And we also made sure our tutorial is simple enough for younger kids or beginners; once your kids get comfortable with drawing, they will start feeling more creative and ready to continue an artistic journey. 

How To Draw a Sunflower coloring page
Let’s draw a sunflower with this easy tutorial.

How to Draw a Sunflower step by step

Let’s make our own sunflower sketch! Follow this easy sunflower step-by-step tutorial and you will be drawing your own in no time.

First draw a circle.

Step 1

Let’s start with a circle.

Add a bigger circle around the first one.

Step 2

Draw a bigger circle around the first one.

Draw 6 petals.

Step 3

Draw six petals, and make sure there’s room between them.

Add another 6 petals in-between the spaces of the first petals.

Step 4

Add six more petals in the spaces between the first ones.

Draw a tip between each petal. You’ll be making 12 of them.

Step 5

Draw a tip between each petal – they’ll be 12 in total.

Let’s add some details.

Step 6

Now let’s add some details!

Add a stem, you can make the bottom round.

Step 7

Add a stem under the sunflower.

Add a leaf and you’re done!

Step 8

Draw a leaf or two.

You can get creative and add different details.

Step 9

Great job! Add as many details, colors, and patterns as you want.

Good job, your sunflower drawing is done!

sunflower drawing
Simple and easy sunflower drawing steps!

Download Your How To Draw A Sunflower Tutorial here:

How did your sunflower drawing turn out?

Need coloring supplies? Here are some kid favorites:

You can find LOADS of super fun coloring pages for kids & adults here. Have fun!

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Great books for even more flower fun

Usborne How Do Flowers Grow lift a flap book cover art
Lift the flaps to discover how flowers grow.

1. How Do Flowers Grow?

This stylish, highly illustrated, interactive book about how flowers grow is perfect for sharing with preschoolers, and introduces science using a friendly lift-the-flap format. A great introduction to one of the fundamental themes of biology, perfect for curious young minds.

Usborne how flowers grow cover art
How Flowers Grow is perfect for elementary age children.

2. How Flowers Grow

How do flowers grow in dry deserts? How do animals help to spread seeds? Which flower smells like rotting meat? In this book you’ll find the answers and lots more about how flowers grow. How Flowers Grow is part of an exciting new series of books for children who are beginning to read on their own.

Usborne Fingerprint Activities
Make flowers and more with this ready-to-go fingerprint activity book!

3. Fingerprint Activities

A colorful book full of pictures to fingerprint and with its own inkpad of seven bright colors to paint with. Bursting with fun fingerprinting ideas, from decorating turtles’ shells and filling a vase with flowers to printing mice, a scary t-rex or a colorful caterpillar.

The colorful inkpad allows children to make fingerprint pictures quickly and easily wherever they are, with no need for brushes and paint. {Inks are non-toxic.}

More Flower Crafts and Activities From Kids Activities Blog:

How did your sunflower turn out?


  1. Hollie Arnold says:

    Where can I find the sunflower template to print?

  2. Kristen Yard says:

    Hi, Hollie! I emailed it to you. Enjoy!

  3. The sunflower template is no where to be found.

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