The Feather – In Progress

I took several photos of the small feather during my drawing process. As I mentioned before, this was a fairly quick drawing (spent maybe a 1/2 hour, interrupted several times by the kids!), so it definitely could have been done more carefully. I was so excited to find it that I didn’t want to letContinue reading “The Feather – In Progress”

Another Feathery Find!

Feathers are apparently a theme this summer! Ok, I’ve only found my second so far, but that’s two more than I have found in the past 4 years here, so I would say that would count. Perhaps the birds would like me to expand my subject matter 🙂 This most recent find was on ourContinue reading “Another Feathery Find!”

Red-Tailed Hawk Tail Feather – First Molt?

I had a rare find when I was out and about recently — a beautiful feather. I looked it up and think it is a red-tailed hawk tail feather from a first molting. I was able to do a very rough sketch of it and took some photos. I hope to do a more detailedContinue reading “Red-Tailed Hawk Tail Feather – First Molt?”