Vietnamese mossy frog (Theloderma corticale) – pen and ink and colored pencil

This is a pen and ink and colored pencil drawing of a Vietnamese mossy frog (Theloderma corticale). I saw these at the Toledo Zoo awhile back and was fascinated by their bumpy, mottled appearance. They blend right in with the moss and rocks in their habitat. On one hand, it was rather difficult to render,Continue reading “Vietnamese mossy frog (Theloderma corticale) – pen and ink and colored pencil”

Japanese Crane – Colored pencil

I was going through some old notebooks and found this rendering of a Japanese Crane (or Red-Crowned Crane) that I did in colored pencil several years ago. I drew it from a photo I took at the Amersfoort Zoo in the Netherlands. I remember originally not liking my rendering very much – I think IContinue reading “Japanese Crane – Colored pencil”