A Different Day

The rain was pouring down, as it often does; shelter was too far away, and the day was drawing to a close. Time spent looking for a better spot to make myself comfortable would have been wasted. Everything was soaked, not to dry until days after I returned home and laid out all the paper and supplies that I carried. Problems […]

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flights of birds

animal kingdom/Michele Bedigian

I just returned from a trip to Animal Kingdom with the family a few weeks back and had a chance to do a little doodling on site while the kids were watching “Flight of birds”. The piece was actually an addition to a few pieces I had done last summer while down south with the […]

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Steady and quiet

In honor of the vast numbers of little Wild Kratt kids absorbing all the animal knowledge they can on this fine Saturday, a few elephants for scientific observation. Just a subtle turn of the head and shift of the leg and the whole dimension of the space they take up changes. Had a blast on […]

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Answered Prayers

In the Animal Kingdom in DisneyWorld, there is an Indian prayer tree. The tradition is that people tie ribbons or bits of fabric to the tree, to represent a wish or prayer. When that prayer is answered, the person puts a bell on the tree. The sound of the bells tinkling represents all the answered […]

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Elephant

I love elephants. I think they’re cool. I made this drawing/picture a while ago. I was inspired by being at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. After I took the Kilimanjaro Safari ride in Harambe Village and saw the elephants hanging out by the baobab tree I made a few inspired drawings. Just thinking about the relationship of […]

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military macaw

This is a drawing I made at the Animal Kingdom in Disney World a few days ago. These two Military Macaws were going at it and I couldn’t tell if it was love or war they were making. And I’ll tell you, the sounds they were making were no help in figuring this out! Their […]

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Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom is a beautiful place. I sometimes find it hard to look away long enough to make a drawing. This drawing is of some ruins that are laying amongst the bushes and trees in the Asia section of the park. It’s been made into a shrine by the “locals” and really, it’s stunning. As […]

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