Unique Gift Benefits American Bumblebees this Holiday!

Unique Gift Benefits American Bumblebees this Holiday!

Looking for a way to show your honey some love & help Endangered, Threatened & Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN) this holiday season? Think Mini-Painting! This season I am creating a series of mini American bumblebee (Bombus pensylvanicus - SGCN) paintings and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Texas SGCN! 

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The Swift Fox may just be the cutest animal on Earth... Let's keep it  on Earth.

The Swift Fox may just be the cutest animal on Earth... Let's keep it on Earth.

The Swift fox may just be the most adorable animal on Earth. Every time I show viewers images of my acrylic on panel painting of the Vulpes velox people say something, about how adorable it is.  Because it is! This is one of the reason I am painting Threatened, Endangered & Species of Greatest Conservation Need- To bring awareness to

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Meet the Threatened Spotted Bat (Euderma maculatum)

Meet the Threatened Spotted Bat (Euderma maculatum)

Bats are incredible creatures... though I had to unlearn so much cultural coding to really understand that... Waaaay back when I was in high school I was lucky enough to qualify to participate in a Save the Rainforest study trip in Belize...  Even cooler- I went with my best friend.  Together we spent one week in the rainforest learn

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Davis Mountain Cottontail

Davis Mountain Cottontail

A few years ago we camped & hiked as a family in the Davis Mountains... sure wish we would have caught a glimpse at the Sylvilagus robustus aka the Davis Mountain Cottontail. ABOUT DAVIS MOUNTAIN COTTONTAIL“Davis Mountain cottontails, live in mountains of the southern United States and northern Mexico. They live between the Rio Grande River in

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Painting a swimming rabbit! Meet the Swamp Rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus- ).

Painting a swimming rabbit! Meet the Swamp Rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus- ).

We've got a sweet pet rabbit, Violeta. I can honestly tell you that I can not imagine Violeta swimming... we won't ever test that out, we're pretty sure she would hate that. Learning about Texas' Species of Greatest Conservation Needs has been eye-opening in so many ways- I mean, swimming rabbits! Did you know there are over 1,300 species on the Sp

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