Another awesomely striking and unique animal found on earh is the Panda bear (I know, it's not a bear
Although one could --and many do-- simply use black & white to draw pandas, I wanted to make this piece a little more detailed & truer to life so I concentrated a lot on getting the right shades and textures for the fur.
Drawing done in the Paper app for iPad (fiftythree.com).
Be sure to check out The Making of Sad Panda. [link]