Here is a giraffe I have been painting in class. I used an image from a stock photo site as inspiration. For fun, I took some step by step image with my Iphone as I painted it. This took several weeks of classes. Here are the steps:
more socks and so was able to make another sock giraffe and remembered to take photos for a tutorial this time, although I did rush a bit towards the end so the photos tail off a bit (oops), should be fairly self explanatory by then I hope. So here it is.