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pink hydrangea watercolor rowntreestudio.com

Rooster, Sunflower and Pink Hydrangea

Thanks to a new scanner I’ve finally been able to scan some recent work. The hydrangea blossom above was the most recently finished. Also included are this rooster…

kaloakulua's nest site photo by Hob Osterlund

Kaloakulua Prints: Follow-up

I fell in love with Kaloakulua the Laysan Albatross. After she fledged I made a little piece of artwork celebrating her time at the nest. I sold prints…

scratchboard rooster by rowntreestudio.com

Scratchboard Rooster

I’m having fun with inks and clayboard! Yesterday’s project was this rooster with a serious expression and an amazing hairdo. This piece and others will be available for…

scratchboard, ink, saw-whet owl, rowntreestudio.com

Scratchboard Demo: Northern Saw-whet Owl

After all the work I’ve been doing on the albatross and wheat artwork I felt a need to do something loose and relatively carefree. I turned to clayboard…

Albatross Art

Update 7/15: I underestimated the demand for KK prints. The first run ran out in just two days! Don’t worry if you haven’t gotten one yet. I’ve ordered…

Albies by Elizabeth Smith of rowntreestudio.com

The Laysan Albatross Birdcam

This has been an amazing year so far with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s live streaming birdcams. I was sucked into these cams two years ago when Cornell…

ring-necked ducks by Elizabeth R. Smith of rowntreestudio.com

Just Beginning to Apply the Brakes

A pair of ring-necked ducks on a beautiful Spring afternoon.

Waterfowl at the Park: Lots of Bird Pictures

Winter is the time for waterfowl around here. In the summer we have mallard ducks, a few gadwalls and a batch of Canada geese. This time of year…

Crows and Juncos and Bushtits, Oh My!

Earlier this month I attached a simple suet feeder to my deck railing. I hoped to attract cute little birds, but you can see who discovered it first!…

Happy Assorted Winter Holidays!

For holiday cards this year I decided to highlight a local bird and a local mushroom. Juncos have been taking full advantage of the feeders on my deck…