Texas' Threatened Mammal: Coues' Rice Rat (Oryzomys couesi)

Texas' Threatened Mammal: Coues' Rice Rat (Oryzomys couesi)

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species.The threatened Coues' Rice Rat builds their nests in the South Texas marsh waters of Hidalgo County where they weave their homes within the cattails and bulrush (grass-like plants).⁠ ⁠©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_artCOLOR PALETTE SAMPLED FROM IMAGES OF THE COUES' RICE RAT.S

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Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus)

Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus)

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species.The Louisiana Black Bear is on the federal threatened species list. It is not commonly known to be found in Texas anymore, although potential habitat exists in the eastern part of the state.©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_art   COLOR PALETTE SAMPLES FROM IMAGES

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Rock Quillwort (Isoetes lithophila)- Threatened Texas Plant Art

Rock Quillwort (Isoetes lithophila)- Threatened Texas Plant Art

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species.Rock Quillwort is known from only about 10 populations in four counties in Texas, making it one of the rarer plants in the state. ⁠ ©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_art   COLOR PALETTE SAMPLED FROM IMAGES OF THE ROCK QUILLWORT:SPECIES INFO:I can't prove it, but I

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Rose-throated Becard (Pachyramphus aglaiae)- Threatened Texas Bird Art

Rose-throated Becard (Pachyramphus aglaiae)- Threatened Texas Bird Art

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species."The male defends nesting territory by singing. Has a thin, rhythmic "dawn song," is usually heard only before sunrise..."©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_art   COLOR PALETTES SAMPLED FROM IMAGES OF THE ROSE THROATED BECARD (male-top, female-bottom):SPECIES INFO:

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Speckled Racer (Drymobius margaritiferus)

Speckled Racer (Drymobius margaritiferus)

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species.Meet the stunning, non-venomous Speckled Racer (Drymobius margaritiferus). The specific name of this snake, margaritiferus, means "pearl-bearing" in Latin, referring to the pearl-like spots on the dorsal scales. ©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_art   COLOR PALETT

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Zone-tailed Hawk (Buteo albonotatus)- Threatened Texas Bird

Zone-tailed Hawk (Buteo albonotatus)- Threatened Texas Bird

5% of the profits support Endangered & Threatened Species. It has been suggested that the Zone-tailed hawk is a mimic of the turkey vulture and uses its similarity to sneak up on prey that would not hide from vultures...©Juliet Whitsett |Social: @juliet_whitsett_art   COLOR PALETTE SAMPLES FROM IMAGES OF THE ZONE-TAILED HAWK:SPEC

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Fort Worth Botanic Garden | BRIT : Explore the Shapes and Colors of Cacti by Making Matisse-Inspired Art

Fort Worth Botanic Garden | BRIT : Explore the Shapes and Colors of Cacti by Making Matisse-Inspired Art

On July 17th, 2021 Join Juliet Whitsett as she teaches a Cactus- inspired class at Fort Worth Botanic Garden | BRIT>>>Explore the Shapes and Colors of Cacti by Making Matisse-Inspired ArtWhen the health of the famous French post-impressionist painter Henri Matisse declined, the artist adopted a new way of making art: cut-outs. Matiss

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 Northern Scarlet Snake- (Cemophora coccinea copei) Texas Threatened Reptile

Northern Scarlet Snake- (Cemophora coccinea copei) Texas Threatened Reptile

Northern Scarlet Snake- (Cemophora coccinea copei) Texas Threatened ReptileAccording to iNaturalist Guides, the Northern Scarlet snake (Cemophora coccinea copei) "... prefer soft, sandy or loamy soils for burrowing... and are found from New Jersey, along the Atlantic Coast to Florida, and west to Texas and Oklahoma". ⁠ ⁠ This next

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Travis Audubon's Article:  Meet Juliet Whitsett, the Artist Behind the New Shirt

Travis Audubon's Article: Meet Juliet Whitsett, the Artist Behind the New Shirt

My Golden-cheeked Warbler image was chosen to promote the Travis Audubon Society Birdathon this year! ⁠⁠I love the Rachel Carson quote from her essay "Help Your Child to Wonder" that they included. ☀️⁠⁠"No child should grow up unaware of the dawn chorus of the birds in the spring. He will never forget the experience of a specially planned early ri

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POP ART MUSSELS & Endangered Texas Hornshell Art

POP ART MUSSELS & Endangered Texas Hornshell Art

POP ART MUSSELS?!?!“Texas Hornshell (Poenaias popeii)"- Endangered Aquatic Invertebrate I am excited to share that I have been invited by ISEA (Informal Science Education Association) to speak about my art and share a fun science-based art activity of my design at their 2021 conference this year. It's an honor for me because I'll be speaking

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