Puzzle of the Maya – Hieroglyphic Stairway

From Copan, Honduras Conte Crayons 14 x 17 I stood below this grand monument, awestruck by the late afternoon sun licking the motifs upon its intricate stairway. A stela of a later king loomed nearby. Built upon several other structures by the Maya king of Copan, this grand stairway retells the history of Copan…

Mealy Amazon Parrot

From Copan, Honduras Scratchboard 8×8. Here’s the 8×8 finished product of my Honduran Mealy Amazon Parrot whom I ‘befriended’ at the Macaw Mountain Bird Park and Natural Reserve . Amazona Farinosa is supposed to be the gentlest of the Amazonian parrot variety – but I sure was scared to approach this one…