You know what octopi lack? Facial hair. I really think they could use some ... don't you?
Pencils out! First up, draw a circle.
Now draw some wiggly bits ... those will be his hands ... er, tentacles. This is a cartoon, don't bother trying to fit in all 8 unless you're feeling super ambitious.
Eyes! Mustache! Eyesbrows! Is this octopus from Portland? If so, you should probably add a full beard.
Ink! Go over your lines and erase your pencils.
Color! OMG HE'S SO CUTE. I WANT TO SMOOSH HIS SLIMY, FUZZY FACE!