John James Audubon Birds of America is the depiction of birds that is heralded as some of the most natural and life‐like images of bird life and their habitat.
It’s been a whirlwind few weeks for the Springfield Art Museum and myself. I didn’t expect a letter on a little blog to garner the amount of attention it got, but goodwill can go farther than I anticipated.
It’s been months since I’ve finished any new work. Facts like this hang over my head like that little cartoon cloud we all love to hate. Mine sits like a fog, right at temple level, and water trickles down my face. Safe to say it annoys the hell out of me until I do something about it.
The first big bird I received from the University of Colorado Natural History Museum was a Great Horned Owl.
This series was revived in 2013 after its original execution in 2007.