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12/31/2014

avocado plant

The appearance of my own plant, before I lopped it off to encourage branching. They just keep going upwards!

12/19/2014

fennec

a little desert fox

mouflon

12/18/2014

proud ram

mouflon- wild sheep

macaw

in color

12/13/2014

bongo

a forest antelope that shares understory with the okapi

12/10/2014

tamandua

the lesser anteater

cape porcupine

12/08/2014

clouded leopard

in a stretch that shows off his beautiful coat and long canines- the longest teeth in proportion to skull size for any cat species

11/17/2014

11/16/2014

11/10/2014

11/09/2014

crested argus

a beautiful pheasant that lives in Vietnam and Laos

11/05/2014

10/22/2014

10/20/2014

9/29/2014

9/27/2014

blorpy seals

This morning I had a sudden picture in my head of a fat seal lying on its belly.
Here he is. In two slightly different poses.

9/25/2014

solenodon

a rare, ancient mammal

caracal

at rest

9/22/2014

9/19/2014

raccoon 2

and this one too

sea lion

another simple redo of this picture

9/18/2014

striped kitty

the first drawing looked a little awkward so I redid a few things

dog

a few small changes to this picture

9/17/2014

horse rearing

a reworking of this picture

9/16/2014

9/13/2014

9/12/2014

caribou

or reindeer, depending on the hemisphere

9/09/2014

spotted skunk

doing a handstand

9/08/2014

whales

beluga and narwhal