Cats can be very hard to draw because of their complex
markings and varied poses. Often a thin cat will
look very fat when sitting . Sometimes when
you try to add the body and legs,
it just doesn't look quite right.
But we believe that drawing a cat can
be pretty easy if you break it down
into some simple steps. If you have a
cat of your own, watch it ...
Yup, just a circle.
and stripes. We also filled in the ears
to make them look more realistic.
In this drawing we made the nose
V into a triangle, and turned it slightly
can keep yours straight if you want to.
The main thing to remember when doing
a cat's body is to be sure to place
the head on its body (you almost never
see a cat's neck). Now this tip may
sound silly, but lots of people don't
quite make the connection.
Make the front legs with three
straight lines. The paws can be
indicated with three U-type lines.
The best part of drawing a cat is
adding unique markings. They can be
stripes for a tabby, spots or anything
you think would be fun. Most black cats
have a spot of white at their necks, and
sometimes some white in their ears too.