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How To Draw Cartoon Cat Pet Portrait

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Lessons in This Class

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    • 2.

      Cat 1 Basic


    • 3.

      Cat 1 Line Art


    • 4.

      Cat 1 Color


    • 5.

      Cat 1 Eyes Alternative


    • 6.

      Cat 2 Basic


    • 7.

      Cat 2 Line Art


    • 8.

      Cat 2 Color


    • 9.

      Cat 2 Eyes Alternative


    • 10.

      Cat 3 Basic


    • 11.

      Cat 3 Line Art


    • 12.

      Cat 3 Color


    • 13.

      Cat 3 Eyes Alternative


    • 14.

      Cat 4 Basic


    • 15.

      Cat 4 Line Art


    • 16.

      Cat 4 Color


    • 17.

      Cat 5 Basic


    • 18.

      Cat 5 Line Art


    • 19.

      Cat 5 Color


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About This Class

Get ready to uncover the ultimate technique for drawing cute and funny cartoon cats in an instant!
Whether you want to create personalized portrait gifts for your loved ones or even start your own pet portrait drawing service, this drawing course is purrfect for you!

In this course, I'll reveal my secrets on how to draw adorable cartoon cat faces as pet portraits. Even if you're new to drawing, don't worry! This course is designed with beginners in mind, and I'll be there to guide you every step of the way.

Class Overview:
- Learn the ultimate technique for drawing cute and funny cartoon cats.
- Discover how to create personalized portrait gifts for your loved ones.
- Gain the skills to start your own pet portrait drawing service.

What You'll Learn:
- Step-by-step instructions to draw cartoon cat faces as pet portraits.
- Techniques to add humor and cuteness to your drawings.
- Tips and tricks for bringing from a photo into a cartoon style.

Why You Should Take This Class:
- Unlock your artistic potential and enhance your drawing skills
- Create adorable cartoon cat drawings that will bring joy to others
- Develop a lifelong skill that you can use anytime, anywhere

Who This Class is For:
- Aspiring artists who love cats and want to learn how to draw them in a fun and cute way
- Anyone interested in creating personalized portrait gifts or starting a pet portrait drawing service
- Beginners who want to explore their artistic side and have fun with cartoon cat drawings

So, are you ready to embark on this exciting artistic journey?
Let's get started! Start the course and let's create some paw-some cartoon cat :)

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Ecky O

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Hello, I'm Ecky O.

I've been already in Illustration Industry since 2002. I am starting to work as a freelancer.

In 2006, I gathered a team and started working on children illustration for the book industry. Seven years later, January 2013, I started another team specialized in mobile game illustration. Even though I am working with two different teams, every one of them are on the same base, illustration and design Industry.

My teaching skill is forged by becoming a lecturer in Visual Communication Design Ciputra University since 2006 until 2021. Basic drawing, Illustration and Comic are my subjects in the class.

For more than a decade, I put my effort in this Industry and been living from it. This Industry become more greater as the time... See full profile

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1. Introduction: is one of the most effort path in the world there. My seriousness combined with Kong get cute face is really, really hard to resist, right? No wonder there are lots of people around the world taking kept a step or a company, and at home in this course, did you help problem company culture it with stuff last time in a very simple way. So this course is big in a friendly with this drawing skill, you can draw a couple kept cold threat or yourself for you or your friends and family by considering falling stock market, where a lot of people, having kept a stair love to have a portrait there, Can you get offered a growing proportion surface? Get income on this digital world by walking from your one room or in a copy. It's up to you thesis lifetime skill. So let's do it. See you in the course 2. Cat 1 Basic: OK in this video, I'll draw the base ship for cotton portrait. First year off this camp, Let's go. Let's analyze the cat's head. The head is almost rounded, but in our case, the captain style. We will draw hat in oval ship like this. Now we need to guidelines to help us putting the eyes, nose and mouth first, the fight that tap into two equal parts by drawing a practical I. This line helps us to make sure that the cat's face is facing straight forward. Also with this line began. Seven nose and Mark Leishman area girl, of course, on the line. A bit up work like this. All right, this line is specifically using for guide off the ice specimen area. Okay, now let's take a look at the ice very around the eyes, so we'll draw it in rounded ships to make it bigger than you choke. So it looked funny. Throw it under left side horns on the line to this end, and the right side make sure distant through the vertical line is the same between. Now let's start the nose area basement. It's around the bottom part of the ice, but under practical line right here. Okay. No, Again. For the most area placement, it's under the nose area. And it is That is the same with the distance off the knows. Who? The Carson, the line. All right, let's throw two years. It looks like Paul Triangle shape that stroke or both sites last is the body parts. Just two simple car flies like this. OK, our budget ship for the camp to conflict This Listen course I don't have shaped in awful shape with forcible Orient Asia to grow vertical and horizontal lines. Who helped us put the race in Italy three attention to the size, shape and grow it bigger than it should for attention to your shape. Android in normal size life, everybody with just two simple cardflight. With these five steps, you will have a very nice basic ship for your cap. All right, let me know if you have any questions. Less role to the next lesson. 3. Cat 1 Line Art: Hi, guys. In this video, I'll show you the growing process from this two days. Let's go. Okay. This is the basic ship off our cap. I have made it transparent to make it easier to see the whole growing process. Before we start growing, I need to analyze the car off. The camp in Fort before is a bit lord, but not that long. Mega dangling. So I decided to draw the for, like this come from the top off their own affairs, shut lines in the medical or invasion. Let's keep it. You were the shop lights again. Combine it with the longer lines. All right about it on the lines. You can draw it longer or shorter. It's up to you. Nice. Let's noted years started with short life and then a very long line shipping the year and it would show plans again. Do the same with the right here now growing inside of the year. Car flying from by the chalk line. All right. Headship is not just follow the bishop line. And now sexy eyes off. Captain, get in the photo. I can see that iris is very, very big. Almost covering all the eye area. So let's throw another circle by area. Nice. You the door house. It's just a small triangle facing the war. There's the pets. It's almost in. W let our ship okay, a spot is the body. Just throw short line or what sites put some more detail under the month and the body. Now we have big cats off. Carter kept for free with this lesson. One. Analyze the firm of the tech before throwing it. I will give not example before type of the other videos, too. And, like the Irish off the eyes and know it accordingly. Three. Analyze the ship off the cat's bow and rode with a smaller size to leg. It looks cuter. All right, let me know if you have any questions. See you on the next video. 4. Cat 1 Color: in this video will color cap from this two days. Let's go. In the colonization, you must pick all the colors that you are going to use before starts the coloring station. I have several colors here, and there are also court number for you. Who wants to color it in digital software? Let's see, this color is for various off the ice. This one is for Did that color off before the group is for nice? This one is for refer again with very soft brown. But the thing is for the inner side off the years and white is for a highlight and new whiskers for you who are going with traditional tools such as color factor or what color pain you need to start with gliders, colors, then go to the doctor colors. I'm using digital tools for the shop, which started from the cross, If you ask me. Okay, let's start with soft brown color for face here. - The area on the body area, Lex is the brown color for face. It's in the center area off place, just following the pattern in photo. Make it simple. We don't want it to look really OK. Continue over the years, - you've been color for the inner area off years, new color for the ice, doctors, color for the islands and the notes. What color for the highlight on the ice and then the couple discourse. All right, the talent processes. Remember, I always prefer or colors that you are going to use two. If you're kept, have patterns on it. Try to mimic ing it. But they make it realistic. Make it simple. Good things admissible. All right, let me know if you have any questions to you on the next video. 5. Cat 1 Eyes Alternative : Hi guys. In this video, I'll show you another alternate for the eyes. Let's go. This is a result from the profuse for you. Let me arrest the ice first. Okay. Since there is blue color in the ice, we can use it emphasized the characteristic off the cattle highlights on the ice and it's done eggy. Can I use the color for the Isis? The IRS are blank. Sure you can't. It would look like this se looks good, right? Okay. Let me know if you have any questions. You under next license? 6. Cat 2 Basic: Hi guys. In this video, I'll show you how to draw the best. Except for these cats. Let's go first. I want to use different color for the line gets Color is almost what in majority, so you can use gray color instead of black color for the line. I choose this color like before best. Oh awful 40. Are you with the vertical line in the middle of the head on a road? Dealers on the line a bit upward under physical line drove in most area and the area. Make sure to be step for both of them are safe. Nice next piece to draw the eyes. Let's take a look at the guys in the photo. We can see there are some pointers ships on edge off the ice, so plenty draw the eyes making those pointy ships. But I think the pointy areas of a bid from that that's wrong as many grounders and the parts do the same, are you in years? Those are into Triandos you and there are a small intention at the bottom area. Off years arrived, heavy stuff. You see the body, something life side, just a cough line. The right side. Let's go have fun. There's not a local ship like days and continue to drop the coast Line one. You can pick a color off life according to catch the minute color to pay attention to the ship. I tried to make it singular, but don't draw it so realistically. Okay. You know you have any questions? Let's roll to the next few. 7. Cat 2 Line Art: guys in this video, I'll show you how to draw this camp in the current first ship. Let's go. As you can see it gets for is not short and not that long. So I decided to draw the for in small cups years. Let's start from the top of having it a bit, and hunting is a droid and left the chimp area blank already. Houston on the Lines road inside Park Years You guys, let's take a look at the iris, a big circle sheet so we do it to inside the ice. A small fishing Norwood triangles shape in the mouth. It's like a down white. Later, I want you to throw the body. Fingers are four fingers. According to football drug, it's in the same size was to get on the right side of the body. And to conclude this lesson one you can experiment on this ship of the line expressed the cat's bar to my intention again on the ice details. But remember not to throw it realistically. But let me know if you have any questions. See you in the next video 8. Cat 2 Color: I will show you the coloring process. Let's go. So I have prepared some cars for a camp. The first color is for the inner side of cats years. The second color is for the pattern under the thing. Color is for the north. Found colors is 40 and what color is for a highlight on the ice. The major of the area are white. We just lived in test papers. Color is white to let's start growing a better. Just try to replicate the pattern off the photo in mateship ships. No se area, chicken area, top area years , - kid shoulder. All right. And on the test area now in her sides off the years come to you on the photo. Pupils are very I'm just using the color to draw a few bills. Look, I like fucking color for the nose, which you can use the wrong color or black color. It's up to you and but let me know if you have any questions. See you on the next video 9. Cat 2 Eyes Alternative: in this lesson, I assure you, the health threat fresh in for the cat. Sy. Let's go. Let me remove the ice on. Let's drop a circle using the bone color. Do the same on the right side, the highlight and, uh, facing but looks good, right? Let me know if you have any questions to you on the next video. 10. Cat 3 Basic: guys in this video show you how to draw the basic ship for this cat. Let's go. All right. Like before drawing Nofal and then with medicalize it always on the lines Eyes on the road is on the line. A big grounded circle. Too much for the nose and mouth years Big triangles ship Croteau body It's getting easier, right? Let me know if you have any questions. As you can see, the cap has shop for. So I will show you how to draw it on the next video. See you. 11. Cat 3 Line Art: Thanks, guys. In this video, I will show you how to draw this cap indifferent first ship. Let's go. Since the for is very short. I used the combination off long lines and short lines like this started on the top off the hap with a long line. Combine it with short lines and a long line again. Good under you. Fill the awful ship with those combination blinds. Goatee, ice Jodi Iris in awful shape the nose. The month in W later ship continuing years online and combine it with sharp lines. Inner part off years. In the photo, you can see some dots near the nose and more. So let's put the dots on our Roy. Just three dogs for each time. Continue the daughter body seal in combination lines. Okay, let's park. Is the necklace grow? It's simpler than original. Don't grow it drastically. - All right, it's done. Let me know if you have any questions. In the next video, I will show you my stuff in coloring the for pattern. See you 12. Cat 3 Color: Hi guys. In this lesson, I will show you the coloring process. Let's go. Colors topped is always ready before I do the coloring process. First color is for the bills. The second and took Other are for the firm. One is for the necklace color or the dark pattern under. For what color is also for the for pattern and island 40 highs. Let's stop. Yes, in full color bill this color for the camp. - Continue with the second color. I see the lighter color on these areas. So I called those areas using this color. They're on the ice, - the chick and mouth and the just Are you okay? Nice. Now we used it up on color. I know that seems to complex the rope, but you need to make a super in your growing. So, what you need to do? No, it's only the big sized off pattern. Take notice more one. So there are about one before you off. Better under the top of the head. A good into what's on years on the left and right side of the head and do the questions on the body parts. Okay, let's it top top hat. Remember to make it simpler but nice symbol on the years apart on the left side and the right side. With this patterns, we can add more guards. It's a drop of a hat. Looks darker 100 years to All right, let's come to you decide part. Okay, Body part. Fourth second. Nice. Let's noted that Something life. I all right. All right, - Rob them out. Barrier underbody. Okay, Nicolas. Using color cellar for the spark on the first color for the necklace. Object onto you with eyes. You seen the doctor own color again? 45. What color for the highlight her nose With that wrong color. Now you can ask for details. Let's see their small dark brown around. Let's start him. Are all the body connected? The cheek area Media year Now you What color for the details. Ronnie Life, Jim Area Body area. Next area back to the ice area. Used up front color or details and a lot of park continue to color in a part of the year, - and it's done to conclude decisive about complex Preston. What the big suspect in areas of your droid to make this a simpler on your girly three more details as necessary. According to the photo. That's it. Let me know if you have any questions to you on the next video. 13. Cat 3 Eyes Alternative: Hi guys. In this lesson, I will show you the ultimate person for these cats. Spice. Let's go. Okay. Lets us the ice and throw the dots using bone collar. What areas will be make it smaller. - Last highlight on Felix. That's it. Looks good to let me know if you have any questions, I'd be glad to help you. 14. Cat 4 Basic : This time we will draw a unique face of a cat. I call it a grumpy face. As usual, let's draw the basic shape first. A trick when you draw using a pencil, just if you can. It's better to draw the basic shape with a thin stroke not to take, since we will draw the details on top of it later. But that's okay. If you still draw it with thick lines, we can erase it a bit later. Rather have divide it into four steps of curved lines. And through the ears. And through four. I divide this into two equal parts on the horizontal line where wheels draw device. A sharp line as a model for the nose here. And I was short line for the last row, two's short curved lines for the shoulder. Here. And here. Perfect. The basic shape is done. Let's draw the details in the next video. 15. Cat 4 Line Art: Okay. This is the fishing ship. If the lines are too thick, Let's erase the lives of a of 2 omega t and r. Remember to draw the fur, we can combine it with short lines and dots. Let's pay attention to leader of France photo at the top part of the header. It's a bit flat. So I draw the far a bit flat to look like this. Continue to draw the ears and endnotes at the end of it. These will give a sensation if the ears are still Harry. Northwest side of the hat. I combine it with dots to end the lower part. No dried side. Also combine it with dots, add the lower part. A quick note, the inner part of the meter stick like this. Let's draw the eyes on the horizontal line before I erase my little much. But I'm pretty sure the line is around here. Draw a straight horizontal line here. And another one on the right side. Draw a curved line like a bowl ship. Notice him do the other one. Let's draw the health circles as the eyeballs. Continue, the dog knows in between the ice just a small fee shape. Australia's articles short line, the remote position. And door to model. An upside down, bigger fish shaped men didn't nose like this. As you can see, underfoot or friends, that cat has a chip. Let's draw it. Following. Note, unlike park and roll the shoulder and a baby tail here. Nice. If Israeli Do we color? Let's go to the next video and prepare coloring tools. 16. Cat 4 Color : All right, we will color this. From this to this. I will use three colors for the sketch. I'm using the first teller for the lightest color of the foot. It's around the nose, MLK, neck, and inner part of the years. The second color is for the most part of the firm, especially a face. Less color is for the eyeballs and the details on the fur. Let's use the first color. Start with the North. Go down to the mall area, the chin area, the neck area, and the inner part of the ears. Dice. Let's use this other and color all the remaining area on the surface. At the second color under a chin. There are some details on the chin. Also on the neck area. Let's use the last color, Kurzweil half circle on HI. And color the outside part of it and know the details on the forehead. Another details between the eyes and launch systems. Under the three dots on the left. And two dots again on the right says scars, less touch. Adding the deals nearly ice like this. Then I love the result and the cat's face expression. I hope you enjoyed this lesson to see you in the next one. 17. Cat 5 Basic: The catchphrase looks like it's wearing a mask. I think it's fun to draw. So I decided to draw this one. As you swallow. Let's draw the basic shape first. Had divided into four steps of black vertical line to divide it into two equal parts. On the line. Lovely golden. Ears. Go to shut GF lines for the shoulder. Nice. The basic shape of stuff. Let's continue to the next video. 18. Cat 5 Line Art: This is the basic shape. Erase the line from bit to make it thinner. Fluorophore, we combine it with lines and dots or shorter lines. Let's start from the top part of the head. Hi, slightly up from the horizontal line, a longer line here. And another for the left. I go flat Enlightened, bowl-shaped for the left eye. And I noticed that I asked the eyeballs continue. The Darden lost in-between the eyes a small fee, ship those sharp line and go to an upside down V or V shape. Then the notion, wonderful diary friends that kept us to call it. Let's draw it like this. The next part detail here. But the gap is ready to be colored. Let's go to the next video. 19. Cat 5 Color: We will color this. Can I will use three colors. The first color for the dark color for the second color is for the light color for the last color is 40. Let's use the first color and draw the border of the dark color for that is shaping the health plan. Here. Nice. With the first color, a circle on its ISD highlight, and filling with the first color to use the same color and tired ears, the nose area, and the chin area. Like somebody goes here. Under the eyes. Also on the chest area. Go to the stars. Used the less color for the eyes. I love it. It's really like wearing a mask. I hope you enjoyed this lesson. In the next one.