A Live Developer Journal

Cat Mug

white cat mug on a soft blue background

This is my favourite tea mug. I had fun sketching this with the tablet. I think it looks cute. I'm finding it hard not to say "I know it's crap and I can't do line art or color properly etc etc". I can draw pretty easily without being blocked by that, it's just the sharing it publicly on a blog post that people probably won't even read that's teh problem.

Before the cat mug, I filled up 2 A4 printer pages with straight lines and squiggles. Then went over each of them with a fineliner 8 times. It's an exercise from Drawabox: art fundamental exercises. Here are a few of the tips and tricks learned from it: