- Drawing Paper
- Crayon or Colored Pencils
- Black Marker
- Fat Cat Drawing Printable PDF (see bottom of lesson)
A fat cat can be drawn with some simple shapes. Be sure to keep all of this cat’s body parts round and plump. Even the legs should be drawn shorter and fatter!
Time Needed: 20 minutes
Draw a Wide Circle
Begin by drawing a circular shape.
Add Cat Ears
Now draw triangular cat ears.
Draw the Tail & Body
Draw a rounded body and tail.
Add Plump Feet
Give this cat some short, plump legs and feet.
Draw a Happy Face
Now draw the face of this fat cat.
Darken Lines and Add Color!
Complete the drawing by darkening your lines and adding color.
Fat Cat Drawing PDF Download
Click the link below to view or download this drawing lesson. The PDF is a printable drawing lesson for Fat Cat Drawing. The last page of the downloadable PDF includes a coloring book page with just the outlines and an extension exercise for prompting kids to get get creative!
Weighing in on Cats!
The typical weight of an average, healthy cat is around 10 pounds. However there are many breeds of cats that fall outside this range. Main coon cats are an example of cats that can be have a perfectly healthy weight of nearly 20 pounds!
If a cat becomes too fat they are more likely to have health problems. They may develop arthritis or diabetes to name a few problems. This can decrease how long they live.
It was fun to draw this cute fat cat but please pay attention to your own pet’s health. Keeping an eye on their weight is a good start!