It’s my panda baby…TUM! In a backpack, at the zoo, with my favorite boy.
Limited palette, straight to paint (no pencil underneath, although sketches are below). While I’m playing around with teens, I like the simple shapes of the panda, and hope to start writing their story soon!
my new assignment is to create a team of middle grade characters.
here is the start:
here’s the bulk of the november sketchbook:
yum and tum are my co-pandas, my adventurous little bears in the big city.
here are some color sketches i’ve been playing around with:
and finally, here are the cubs having tea:
the little cap just seems savvy enough for a young female panda, don’t you think?