It all started off as a measly sketch that looked very weak and lacking interest upon it's design. I was listening to my all time favorite band, 'Pink Floyd' and started to mold on detail upon detail into this ridiculous design. With a few hours of drawing and careful detailing, I created something very much pleasing in my eyes. When you want to learn “how to draw a monster, step by step”, you'll want to think of things outside the box. Observe and brainstorm other creatures, animals, objects, or anything that inspires you. By constantly tasting new things and experiencing the unknown, you'll be able to expand your creativity. I know you want to “draw a monster”, that's why you came here. In this lesson, I give you unique tips that will aid you into your future monster drawings. View other masterpieces you adore by other artists and steal little ideas you find interesting to you. By all means, this does not mean copy a design nor style. You want to flourish your imagination to creating a very unique monstrous concept. The drawing was done I my favorite program, 'Paint Tool Sai'. It gives you a very unique experience when using a drawing tablet. I only recommend this program if you have a tablet to create digital art. However, you're probably stuck with a pencil, so my advice would to prepare yourself with a pencil, clean sheet of paper, eraser, and a tool for shading. Everything in life has shades to it, as well as highlights. It recommend to practice theory on the 'light source' aspect as well as perspective and proportioning. My main ideas for this monster was mended with a snake, crab, bird, and crustacean for the build. I hope you'll enjoy this tutorial and actually learn something from it. Thanks so much for viewing this on “how to draw a monster”!