Thursday, January 7, 2016
Time After Time
We all have places we return to time after time. One of those places for Rick and I is Tucson, AZ especially the Sonora Living Desert.
Our timing this year worked well. The animals that live there were up and about. Most of the animals are rescued. They do an educational Free Flight with raptors. This is were the timing comes in, they had four Harris Hawks out at the same time. Harris Hawks hunt together and they did just that. They were flying low and spotted something on the ground. Next thing you see is all of them huddled by a prickly pear cactus. The largest female eats first. Either I am getting better at photographing these birds in flight or lucky timing. Either way I was happy for some interesting references for new paintings.
June 22, Thursday, Rick and I had to go into Roanoke, VA for the afternoon. Roanoke has some interesting street art, public art. There are a...