This Ape Peering

@ArtRoomsMother and baby orangutanPyrowaxSideview This is the first of my endangered species series. The Sumatran orangutans need all the help they can get. I will donate 10% of the price of this painting when sold to their cause. As with all my paintings, this was...

Burning The Tiger – WIP

This has already taken 42 hours and will be the most detailed one I have done. I am enjoying the process and taking my time. As with my previous endangered species painting, I will be donating 10% of the selling price to the cause of the Sumatran Tiger.

Endangered Species WIP

I Think I am almost finished and will have it up and hanging for the SALA festival. Just a few more bits and pieces to go, I also need to paint the outside edge of the board. This has been a great challenge and has taken 162 hours so far. 10% of what ever it sells for...

Gorgeous Eyes

These eyes are so adorable. The eyes are definitely the soul of the painting, I have just started adding encaustic paint to mama orangutan. So far there has been 132 hours spent on this painting, I am hoping to have this one finished before the SALA festival which...

Endangered Species

Work In Progress This process so far has taken 110 hours and I suspect it will probably take close to that time again. This is definitely the most challenging subject I have undertaken and one dear to my heart. I sure feel the pressure to do the Orangutan justice with...

DIY Solar Bees Wax Bleacher

After researching how to bleach bees wax without chemicals, I have built my own. So far I am very pleased with the result. I built it with spare parts I had around the house. The base is a spare worm farm module. The rest is from the top part of a dish warmer I bought...