How to Draw a Sleeping Cat

If there is one thing that any cat owner knows, it is that you should never disturb a sleeping puss! Instead, simply admire their beauty from a distance by creating your own… ready to get started?


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Step-By-Step Images and Instructions

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Grab a black pen, and add a curved line to the left side of your page. Add an “n” shape to the end, and then add another line just inside this.


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Close the bottom of the “n” with a jagged line, and then continue this to the right, and curve it down towards the bottom of the page.


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Now, repeat this on the other side of the curve, to create both ears and the outline of the face.


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Bring a curved line up from the center of the top of the head, and take this across to the right, down, and then across to the left, ending in a little “hook”.


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Bring the end of the “hook” across to the right, following the bottom curve, to make a tail.


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Draw a small triangle in the bottom of the face, with a straight line and curve beneath this for the nose and mouth. Enclose these in a broken oval shape.


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Add two lines above the nose, and then curved arched for eyebrows…


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And then add two “bumps” to the bottom of the face for tiny paws. Add a short, curved mark to the center of each of these.


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Now, return to halfway up the tail, and add a curved rectangle shape to the top – curve the sides in. To the right of this, add a quarter circle shape.


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Now, add black lines to the face for long whiskers…


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And then use a red pen to shade the bottom of the ears.


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Fill in the rest of the ears with a pink pen…


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And then use the black pen to add small “splodges” above the brows.


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Use the same black to add a series of wavy triangles along the back and tail of your kitty, giving her cute stripes.


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Finally, use a gray pen to shade the rest of the body.


And there we have it – your very own super cute cat, snoozing in the sun and not wanting to be disturbed! Let’s tiptoe away quietly and leave her to dream of mice…

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