Study of Koala mom and joey. (Plus a simplified toon koala).
Source: Referenced from photos taken at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo by Paula Longshore.
In the warming Arctic of the near future, a mother polar bear and her two cubs struggle to survive. An all-ages comic. New page every Monday.
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Studies of sea lions and polar bears.
I love the graceful S-curve of the mother sea lion as she twists around to look at her pup. On the polar bear cub, my focus was drawing the head and muzzle from different angles.
Source: Sea lions referenced from photos on Zooborns.
Studies of Dwarf Mongoose pups. To my surprise, mongooses are NOT part of the Mustelidae family, despite their somewhat weasel-like appearance. Instead, Mongooses belong to their own family, Herpestidae, which also includes the Meerkat.
The Dwarf Mongoose is Africa’s smallest carnivore.
Source: Referenced from photos taken at Chester Zoo by Stuart Robinson.
It’s Labear Day! (Har Har) Enjoy your day off and the new Polar Bears spread. As for me, it’s back to the drawing board. 😉
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