How to Sketch Parrots

How to Sketch Parrots

Celebrating World Parrot Day! Below you’ll find two webinars and downloadable resources I’ve created to help you learn about the amazing family of birds known as parrots! Endemic Parrots of the Caribbean Webinar Learn all about parrots in this replay of a...
Whooping Cranes

Whooping Cranes

Facts About Whooping Crane The Whooping Crane; Grus americana, of North America is among the rarest birds in the world. These majestic birds nearly went extinct in the early 1900’s due to hunting and habitat loss. Back in 1973, when the Endangered Species Act was...
World Turtle Day

World Turtle Day

Let’s Learn About Land Turtles! It’s World Turtle Day on May 23rd so let’s ‘shellabrate! The day was created to learn more about land turtles and tortoises and how to protect them and their habitats worldwide. You can learn all about the characteristics and...
Celebrate Ukrainian Sunflowers

Celebrate Ukrainian Sunflowers

Sunflowers are the National Flower of Ukraine and represent peace and solidarity. Since the war began I was inspired to create a video tutorial on drawing and painting sunflowers. So, in the video workshop below, you’ll learn about the sunflower family as well...
Celebrate Manatees!

Celebrate Manatees!

You can learn all about the world’s species of manatees and their ecology, anatomy, and how to sketch them in the video below that I recorded as a part of a live online workshop in celebration of Manatee Appreciation Day. You’ll need some pencils, paper,...
Giant Pandas and Bamboo

Giant Pandas and Bamboo

Learn About Pandas and Bamboo Trees March 16th is National Panda Day, so in honor of these charismatic members of the bear family, you can learn about them and their favorite food; bamboo leaves, in a recording of my online video workshop below. If you’d like to...
Gesture Sketching Birds

Gesture Sketching Birds

Below you’ll find a video demonstration set to mellow music showing how I quickly sketch birds in the field. You might enjoy following along. Just get a pencil and paper then download Birds of Oregon Images that I use in the video. GESTURE SKETCHING OREGON BIRDS...
Celebrate Aardvarks!

Celebrate Aardvarks!

Celebrate National Aardvark Day by watching this comprehensive video workshop below! You’ll learn all about the biology, anatomy, and behavior of the amazing African Aardvark. You’ll also learn how to sketch one in a step-by-step drawing demonstration in which you’ll...

Neotropical Woodpeckers

Discover and Sketch Woodpeckers in a Video Workshop Woodpeckers are a global and diverse family of over 230 species. Whether you love ’em or hate ’em, everyone’s got an opinion about woodpeckers and finds them a raucous and intriguing group of birds!...
Celebrating Wild Pigs!

Celebrating Wild Pigs!

Javelinas, Warthogs, and Boars, oh my! March 1st is deemed National Pig Day. Yes, there’s a day for that! If you’d like to learn about pigs and how to draw them, then sign up for my free online workshop. You can join the live event (Sunday, February 27th...