Big Cats – From Charcoal to Colour

The four big cats started as sketches and then were redrawn as approximately A3 sized colour portraits.

A Collage of four big cats rendered in charcoal and in colour pencil.
A Collage of four big cats rendered in charcoal and in colour pencil.

Early drawings

Leopard work in progress
Leopard work in progress
Four images of the drawing of a lioness
Four images showing the different stages of drawing a lioness
Tiger work in progress showing the initial pan pastel application.
Ghoulish Tiger