How to draw Canada (map) Step by Step

How to draw Canada (map) with this how-to video and step by step drawing instructions. Easy map drawing tutorial for beginners and all.

How to draw Canada (map)

Please see Canada drawing tutorial in the video below

You can refer to Canada simple step by step drawing guide below

Step 1. Draw the Overall Shape of Canada:

Start by drawing a rough outline of Canada’s shape. It’s a rectangular-ish shape with some indents and curves, particularly on the eastern and western coasts.

Step 2. Outline the Major Provinces and Territories:

Divide Canada into its major provinces and territories. Here’s a simplified list to start with:
British Columbia (BC) on the west coast.
Alberta (AB) to the east of BC.
Saskatchewan (SK) to the east of AB.
Manitoba (MB) to the east of SK.
Ontario (ON) to the east of MB.
Quebec (QC) to the east of ON.
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) protruding out into the Atlantic Ocean on the eastern side.
Nova Scotia (NS) to the east of NB, along with Prince Edward Island (PE) which is a small island just off its coast.
New Brunswick (NB) between Quebec and Nova Scotia.
Yukon, Northwest Territories (NWT), and Nunavut in the northern regions.

Step 3. Add Details:

Once you have the basic shapes of the provinces and territories, add some details like the Great Lakes (Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario) which border Ontario and some of the neighboring states in the USA. Also, add the St. Lawrence River between Ontario and Quebec. The Hudson Bay should be visible in northern Ontario.

Step 4. Label and Refine:

Add labels for each province and territory. You can also add some basic topographical features like the Rocky Mountains in the west, the Canadian Shield in the east, and the tundra in the north.

Step 5. Final Touches:

Refine your drawing by erasing any unnecessary lines and making sure the shapes are accurate. Add any additional features you feel are important.

Remember, this is a simplified version of Canada’s map. For a more detailed and accurate representation, you may want to refer to a map or use a reference image while drawing. Practice makes perfect, so don’t be afraid to experiment and refine your technique!

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