Whether you're a seasoned professional or a designer just learning the ropes, sometimes it helps to go back to basics. It can be quite beneficial to pick up a pencil, grab a piece of paper and start sketching. Practice does, after all, make you better. But drawing can be frustrating, particularly if you're killer with a mouse in your hand but not so much with a pencil. Fortunately, these GIFs can help. They take animals of all shapes and sizes, and break them down into simple shapes. By incorporating these steps into a GIF, you get to watch how to make this animal quickly and easily, and even follow along yourself.
Plus, it's just cool to watch GIFs turn nothing into something, so there's that.
via Design Taxi