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Sunday, March 16, 2014

Parks & Gardens, Squirrel by Melisa McCurley

I snapped this squirrel with my phone while walking along the Tammany Trace, which is a 31 mile Rails to Trail project where they have turned an old unused train railroad into an asphalt trail for biking and walking.  I walked right up to the squirrel and he chirped angrily at me but refused to leave his little tree.



9 comments:

  1. Sweet painting of this ornery critter. Moleskin?

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    1. Thanks! No, I have a couple of moleskin sketchbooks but I don't like the paper. I use them for art journals to collage in but the paper is not good for pencil or for watercolor, IMO. This is the sketchbook by hand*book journal co. Same size and shape and does have cream paper, but a much better paper.

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  2. Bold little creature, but sketched so nicely, Melisa!

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  3. What a great capture and painting Melisa. Love it :-)

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  4. Great drawing of the squirrel! I have them here too, but have not thought to draw them yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  5. what a cool find melisa! the lovely flowers and the cute squirrel! Great colors!

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  6. Love your squirrel, Melisa! And the beautiful flowering tree!

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  7. Cute little squirrel. They are such funny little creatures. Good work.

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  8. Oh how sweet. squirrels are beautiful little creatures in a world of their own. Great job.

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