The Threatened Texas Series

The Threatened Texas Series

"Study Nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you." - Frank Lloyd WrightBeautiful colors...As an artist, you would assume that I think a lot about color. It’s true! As a painter, I practice color mixing, blending, subtle changes, stark contrasts. As an Art Educator, I think about color theory and how I can share som

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Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula)

Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula)

What has a 3rd eye, sensors on its skin to detects electricity, and can become airborne jumping out of the water? The Paddlefish.The Paddlefish is a living fossil (records of paddlefish date back over 125 million years) and the now thought to be the only species of its kind after the Chinese Paddlefish has recently been presumed exti

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Black Bear (Ursus americanus)

Black Bear (Ursus americanus)

Black Bear (Ursus americanus)WOW! There are 16 subspecies of American Black Bear.Black bears apparently come in more colors than any other North American mammal?!? ⁠⁠Black, brown, cinnamon, blond, blue-gray, or white.... ⁠⁠I used the negative space in this design so you could choose which of the 16 subspecies of black bear you've alway wanted

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