Following my first pen and ink drawing of the kraken that I did a while ago, I felt inspired to do another drawing. This time I chose the unique Blue-Footed Booby, Sula nebouxii.
For many years, I have been fascinated by the wildlife of the Galapagos Islands and one day I hope to sail there with Brett onboard Theros, so we can see these amazing birds face-to-face. It is a distant dream for now but, who knows, one has to keep dreams alive and work towards them! Perhaps, this is one way I can manifest my dream.
Take a look at my boobies
Here is a slide-show of four designs I have produced for downloadable and printable greeting cards, which are now available in my Etsy shop – Wayfaring Sarah Design.
As with my kraken designs, I intend to produce high quality reproductive prints of this drawing in a couple of different sizes that I will make available in my Etsy shop in the coming months. I will first need to find a printing company near where we live on Salt Spring Island, BC that reproduces fine art digital prints perhaps using Giclée. We shall see!
Learn more about the Blue-Footed Booby
If you want to learn more about the Blue-Footed Booby then:
- Read an interesting and concise overview by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, by clicking on this link, or
- Read this useful reference article by the National Geographic, clicking on this link.
- Alternatively you can watch Blue-footed Boobies perform their high-strutting, webbed-foot-tapping mating dance in the video below.
Don’t forget to browse my booby designs on Etsy.
If you are a creative soul and are busy creating art or crafts and want to set up your own Etsy store, then take advantage of my invite and claim your first 40 listings for free, when you set up your store. We will both benefit, because I will also receive 40 free listings.
If you are a fan of Pinterest, you can see my collection of boobies on my Pinterest board called Wayfaring Sarah Design Boobies. I would be really grateful if you would share either of these links or the link to this blog post.
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PS. Please note that all of my art products shown are copyrighted
© Sarah Justine Packwood 2020