As a submission to the Character Design Challenge’s theme of the month, ‘Game of Thrones’, I decided to go for the Hound and Arya as I absolutely adore the dynamics of their relationship" // art of the previous pinner NOT MINE
The tricky thing about animal characters is that you have to be anatomically accurate (for the most part), but also anthropomorphize the character enough to get the emotion across to the audience. It's some difficult craziness.
Anatomy basic shapes - most people know of these simple drawing rules. But when you are having fun drawing you somehow ignore them, or maybe thats just me? Anyways, i beleive using them more consistently would improve my drawings a lot!