This artwork is based on the lead character Thomas Shellby of the British drama series Peaky Blinders. I was influenced by the style and the journey of the character in becoming a total bad-ass gangster.
This artwork shows a black cat dressed in typical 20th century British gangster look with a 3-piece suit and a signature Peaky Blinders scally cap.
Here’s the sketch:
Took me a lot of time in detailing the lighting and suit’s texture. But it was fun and a great learning experience.