Animalsどうぶつ

Lately I’ve been drawing more animals. I’ve practices both traditionally and digitally. I also worked on illustrating new textures.

The first piece I made was of an octopus. I chose to draw a tentacle. This was made digitally on a phone app. I’m very happy with how I managed to blend the colors and get my idea to life the best way possible. It’s easier to get a cleaner look when it’s digitally.

The second drawing I made was of a lynx. I made this traditionally on paper. I’m more used to drawing on paper and therefore I often enjoy that more. I’ve never drawn fur before so that was a challenge. I’m planning to draw more animals in the future to practice new textures like this.

25 Comments

  1. Elaine says:

    Very nice, I love the cats eyes 👀

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  2. Liz says:

    Beautiful. I love it.

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    1. I do too Liz! Excellent talent here.

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      1. Liz says:

        Yes, there is.

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      2. Absolutely Liz! Stay in touch and blessings.

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  3. WOW Kimmy! You have remarkable talent and this is so lifelike! I took a couple of art courses in High School then one in college and could never seem to get the knack of making a drawing of an animal or a person come to life on paper so I focused all of my art interest on photography because I could wrap my head around technical things east and knew what the camera is doing so how to manipulate that was easy but this art is so hard to me! Have you ever gotten any requests to draw someone’s pet or use a photograph to work from? The other great thing is you seem to truly enjoy your work in art! Such a blessings!

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    1. Thank you! I’ve mostly gotten requests to draw portraits of people, but I’d love to try out animals too.

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      1. Good, I think that makes total sense but I’m glad you see it this way. I’ll be talking to you further about this potentiality soon I hope.
        Thank you!

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  4. I do too Liz! Excellent talent here.

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  5. gifted50 says:

    You are really talented, very detailed.

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  6. foovay says:

    That tentacle is amazing and really shows what can be done on a phone! Digital can be a real challenge when you are used to the traditional – believe me I know. May I ask, what app were you using on the phone? stylus or fingers? Great work thank you for sharing.

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    1. Thank you! I was using an app called ibisPaint X. I mainly use my fingers, but I have a cheap stylus for when details get too small.

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      1. foovay says:

        That’s pretty amazing with finger painting! I certainly never managed anything like that with IbisPaint 😀

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  7. Geri Lawhon says:

    The Lynx looks very nice and the fur came out excellent. Thanks

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    1. Thank you Geri!

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  8. Truly gifted… your art speaks realism, as beautiful as nature itself!

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    1. Thank you so much!

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      1. It is a very sincere pleasure, Kimmy!

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  9. Shoshi says:

    Your drawings are stunning! You have a real talent for realism. Thank you for sharing them with us!
    Shoshi

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  10. Muralikrish says:

    Can’t believe this is an artwork. So amazing.👌

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  11. KOH  says:

    Great artwork〜〜
    Love it 🙂

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