Green Macaw – Copan, Honduras

From Copan, Honduras Scratchboard 9×12, colored in with Ampersand inks. By the ancient Maya ruins here, I could see these large birds squawking above the trees. One made bold to perch near where I stood, inspecting my photographic paraphernalia with studied curiosity. I took several photos, also drawing some quick sketches noting…

Scarlet Macaw – The Great Ball Court of the Maya

From Copan, Honduras Pen and Ink 16×20 OverĀ a long weekend, I attempted what turned out to be a rather complex pen and ink drawing. I wanted to recreate the sight of a scarlet macaw that flew past me as I stood admiring the ancient ball court of a great civilization. The tarp…