These are drawn with a rapidograph pen on paper, directly from nature. They are done without a plan or a pencil underdrawing and usually I work my way from the front to the back of the scene. One of these drawings can take up to three days to complete entirely on site. They are 8 1/2″ x 11″.
About the MotmotExploring the natural world with pencil and paper from high atop a one-story bungalow in the middle of Oklahoma. Currently on sabbatical in Copenhagen, Denmark, until December, 2014.