Lessons in Colored Pencil: The Lion Cub

Last summer I had the opportunity to play with a couple lion cubs while visiting Africa. The cubs wanted to lick my face and chew on my hair! What an experience! Today, we are going to start a colored pencil project drawing a lion cub. In this project we will first draw the simple shapes and then shade in the cub so that it looks real, soft and with a lot of texture. After this lesson you will have a better understanding of shading and blending colors together. Hopefully after this project you will be ready to take out your colored pencils again and draw your own favorite pet.

Project Details

Media: Colored Pencil
Difficulty: Drawing 2

Sample Supply List

Vellum Paper
Colored Pencils

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