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Draw A Wild landscape

The previous 30 Days Wild nature challenge to draw a wild landscape resulted in a quick sketch of a fallen tree as the fairy home of some imaginary woodland folk, which was useful preliminary work to progress as part of a series of woodland illustrations for a children's book. Wildlife and nature work well together.

Today's sketch is another quick sketch from a rough sketchbook from a while ago. It is a view of the garden and tries to capture what wildlife and other natural delights might be found...


Sketching in the garden or other wild place can be used to identify and make notes of what is in the garden, as well as what else might be found, with a little imagination...

One cat
One squirrel
Two snails
One butterfly
One bug
One fairy home
One heron
One foxy den
Five garden birds
Eight tunes
Two wind chimes
One bird feeder
And a bird house.
(Plus one mouse.)

For the #30dayswild post in 2016, Nature Challenge : Draw a Wild Place, click here



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