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How to Draw Animals

Lion, Sabrina Caminiti 2014 (c)

Drawing animals is primarily a matter of patience. Animals are not always the most willing of subjects, so artists often have to take opportunities to draw these subjects as they arise. That means in any animal drawing session, you want to work quickly at first to capture the unique stance and bearing of the animal, and then focus on the details that distinguish them, such as the texture of an animal’s fur, feathers, or scales.

The hardest part about drawing animals in nature is catching them at a still moment, particularly if they are wild. Continue reading