I worked this portrait from a superb photograph by Redbubbler ibjennyjenny http://www.redbubble.com/people/ibjennyjenny with her permission. Thank you, Jen. Check out her other delightful pet portraits while you are there and read how she rescued Sammy as a feral kitten.
Here is her original image
Soft pastels and pastel pencils on Art Spectrum Colourfix A4 approx.
Here he is as a card for any cat-lover.
and as a print
The nicest comment I’ve had so far is that the whiskers are so ALIVE…