Drawing tutorials are great because they teach you how to draw all of your favorite characters from different TV shows or video games. And today we’re going to learn how to draw the iconic plumber himself: Mario!
So today, you’re about to embark on an epic quest! Let’s learn how to draw Super Mario from Super Mario Brothers.
Mario is a famous Nintendo character that first appeared in the 1981 video game Donkey Kong and has since starred in over 200 games across multiple platforms. He’s an Italian plumber who wears red overalls with his signature “M” symbol on them as well as white gloves and brown slip-ons.
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Did You Know?Mario was created by Shigeru Miyamoto and appeared in the game designer's first ever title, the 1981 arcade platformer, Donkey Kong.Mario was originally known as Jumpman.
Mario was originally a carpenter, not a plumber.
Here’s a list of coloring supplies we recommend to use, however, feel free to use whatever you can find around the house!
Pencil, Marker, Sharpie, Pen (Anything you can draw with!)
Your imagination (feel free to change colors or add things to the drawing!).
If you are already a fan of a particular marker/coloring brand you may want to check out a few of our other guides such for popular brands such as Ohuhu markers, Artzea and Prismacolor markers.
Otherwise, just pick whatever coloring tools you have around the house (crayons, markers, pencil crayons etc.) and just have some fun!
A Few Tips Before You Start Drawing
The hands can be tricky. Try to keep the fingers even.
Make sure his moustache is not too small. Nice round curves on the bottom.
Let’s Draw Super Mario – Step By Step
We are constantly adding more tutorials on how to draw kawaii characters and objects. Great for beginners and more advanced artists. We also have printable step by step instruction guides that will help, even brand new artists, re-create and improve on our drawings!
How about coloring instead? We have printable cute coloring pages so you can practice color techniques or just to have fun. Head on over to our coloring page section of our website to search and download them all!
Just want to download a coloring page of this specific character? Click the print button below to print off this lesson’s coloring & tracing pages.
Printable Super Mario Coloring Page
Here’s where you can download the Super Mario coloring page & step by step instructions. You can use the coloring page to practice coloring the character and the step by step instructions are great if you are not near a computer or phone and want to try this lesson out!
Click the print icon to open print options for these pages. You can also click the image and save it directly to your device.
Download Printable Super Mario Coloring Page
Download Printable Instructions: How To Draw Super Mario
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Coloring characters such as Super Mario can be A LOT of fun. Especially when they look so cute : )
If you had fun coloring this character, you may want to check out our kawaii coloring book which is available at Amazon. We also have some information on our site for more complex coloring for older kids and adults. You can check out our favorite adult coloring books and some of our top choices for color by number books for adults (which tend to be easier to start with).