While most of my art has some sort of fantastical or whimsical elements, these are just plain old simple drawings and paintings from life or from reference photos, depicting the animals I love as accurately as possible.

Polyphemus Moth, Colored Pencil

Polyphemus Moth, Colored Pencil

Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds, ballpoint pen

Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds, ballpoint pen

Great Blue Heron, Graphite

Great Blue Heron, Graphite

Red-Sided Garter Snake, Colored Pencil

Red-Sided Garter Snake, Colored Pencil

Unidentified crushed butterfly, top and bottom.  Colored pencil.

Unidentified crushed butterfly, top and bottom.  Colored pencil.

Various Treehopper species, Ballpoint Pen

Various Treehopper species, Ballpoint Pen

Cuban Land Snail, Colored Pencil

Cuban Land Snail, Colored Pencil

Blue-ringed Octopus, Watercolor

Blue-ringed Octopus, Watercolor

Blue-ringed Octopus, Watercolor

Blue-ringed Octopus, Watercolor