Quirky Character Design

So, apparently my muse has told me to take a short break from drawing fairies and whimsical girls and focus instead on these odd little creatures.  I’m having fun mixing up animal features and anthropomorphizing them.

 

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All of these were done in art journals.  The first three in journals that had either watercolor or acrylic paint already as a background.  I used mechanical pencil, 3b pencil, watercolor, watercolor pencil, colored pencil, acrylic paint, paint pen and a touch of technical pen, too.  I seem to have a hard time sticking with one medium.