For week 5, the topic and assignment was about drawing the individual and not the generic. This means learning the different family genus and species. Or their different ages. I focused on 2 species, dogs and tigers, specifically the Labrador Retrievers and Siberian Tigers. I decided to draw them in their different ages and observe how their appearances change.
After learning how to draw animals through the process of gesture, construction, and anatomy it's now time to complete the drawing with some rendering. There are many ways to go about it. but since I don't have the time to explore different techniques, like crosshatching, I decided to just simply do a wash technique for the shadow shapes and a few whites in some areas.
Here's what I've done... (click to enlarge)