Madeleine Dubé sketches
Musings from a creative journey inside our Eden
I haven’t posted anything in almost a year… I was too busy mulling over my art projects and how I wanted to pursue them! In any case, I find myself often over-indulging in details when drawing. I never know when to stop. There’s also the fact that delving deep in details in a drawing is …
I just completed this ink drawing of a Southern Ground Hornbill just for fun. It was a while that I didn’t draw anything and I needed a fun drawing to warm up! It’s funny how its throat sac actually look like a brain… When I say “fun” in drawing it means pictures with lots of …
I just love the face of this bird. It looks like an ancient statue. The biological reason of their bare heads is actually to help them in keeping clean while they are eating carrion (gross…).
I just thought it would be cute to post a picture of a small owl, just before Christmas. We see so many owl decorations in the stores! When this owl doesn’t move, it’s very hard to notice in nature because its plumage resembles the bark of old trees.
This bird is called a lammergeier. It’s funny, it reminds me of jagermeister the way it’s spelled and pronounced. A more common name would be “bearded vulture”. Anyway, I just thought it was cute with his nice little beard, so here’s a portrait of the bird.