open mouths on various species: drawing (seeking resources)

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Saeglopur
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Sat Mar 05, 2016 10:54 am

I need to sketch more open mouth expressions on animals. does anyone have tips or some different resources? I realize this is a slightly odd request, but out of all the aspects of a body, for some reason the mouth is the scariest for me. I want to branch out with expressions more and getting used to how the inside of a mouth looks would be useful. for the sake of current commissions, canine mouths are most relevant but I'm open to tips for all species.
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Sat Apr 23, 2016 2:34 pm

I tend to you a lot of reference photos. I draw lots of canines, so they are my strongest point.
I suggest searching videos of dogs and wolves fighting, play fighting, growling and whatnot, and pausing when you find a position you like so you can draw it!
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Sat Apr 23, 2016 2:48 pm

i think its always cool to look at concept art for animated movies :0 they may be caricatured but u get the idea
like;
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some stuff by aaron blaise
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Sun Apr 24, 2016 6:09 am

wow...the concept art idea.... that is actually brilliant! thank! i think i might actually grab myself some concept art books.
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