These tigers are part of exploration for an Asian-influenced illustration for digital album cover artwork (think: digital cover images such as those on iTunes music).
More info about this project and my sketchbook work for it including some Japanese dragon designs(!)
can be seen at my Facebook page here.
I find big cats quite daunting to draw, even though they used to be one of my very favourite things
to doodle when I was little.
The finished Eastern-palette-inspired Jade Royal Bengal:
Stay tuned for more updates on this project! I am very excited about the final cover artwork
and can't wait to share it with you!