Drawing Cats: From Whiskers to Mittens
Cats can be fun and easy to draw once you learn the secret method!
1052 total reviews for this teacher
134 reviews for this class
Completed by 623 learners
Once per week
over 4 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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I have developed this childproofed technique for drawing cats, just for Outschool students! By the end of the course students will be able to amaze friends and family with their new skills. In the first week, we will begin with heads. We will master front and side views and learn a little about the breeds of house cats. Week two is the start of the feline body, beginning with the profile (side) view. The third week will be the most challenging as we draw both the heads and bodies in...
I have worked in newspapers, children's books, and television as a cartoonist for over 30 years. Sharing my love of cartooning keeps my skills sharp and allows us to afford more Outschool classes for our twins! My book on drawing cats is available in most bookstores. Here is a link: https://amzn.to/3H3DL4E
We will be drawing together so students will need something to draw with. That could mean something simple, like pencil and paper, or advanced, like a tablet computer. Pencil users should have sharp pencils or mechanical pencils and good erasers. We will be erasing a fair bit. Any blank paper will do, no need to get a fancy drawing pad.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Students that love cats but don't have good fine motor skills may get frustrated. I think this class is best for students who already enjoy drawing.
Jerry Joe Seltzer
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
1052 total reviews
603 completed classes
I am a semi-retired cartoonist and children's book illustrator. These days I stay busy teaching on Outschool and I also write and illustrate books on drawing and for Dungeons & Dragons. Graduate of The Savannah College of Art and...