Ahem, ahem, in case you didn't know, in addition to my comics (ahem) I support (???) myself (hint) by doing commissioned artwork for people (among other sundry jobs). I thought it might be interesting to show the evolution of a drawing I made recently.
King-Cat reader Marguerite Insolia (she's an actress-- hire her!) asked me to do a portrait of her and her cat Mija, based on the photograph above.
Here's my first rendering:
Turns out she was looking for something more in my "King-Cat"-y drawing style, so I sent her the sketch below, which she approved, asking just that the cat be colored black.
And here's the final drawing:
For what it's worth.