Aside from some painting lessons around age 10, I'm untrained in drawing and painting, and never pursued it with any resolve. But I occasionally get the urge.
I recently found this among some papers I was going through...from 20 years ago maybe?
I just guessed what running deer look like, feel free to critique. Rendered with an ancient set of "Nupastel Color Sticks" that belonged to my father.
Anyway, here's a sketch of a friend, also from some years ago: